Sunday 25 October, 2020

Update: Woman found dead in Maraval river identified

Update July 30, 2020, 12.23 pm:

A body which was found in a river in Maraval has been identified as 37-year-old Alana Mason.

The woman reportedly went to work but failed to return home after.

Police acted on information received and visited a river near Paramin Village, Maraval, where Mason's body was seen.

Police said there were wounds to Mason's right hand and face.

Investigations are continuing.


Original story:

Police said a body was found in a river near Paramin Village, Maraval.

The deceased, Loop News was told, was not positively identified up to midday Wednesday (July 29).

Police said the body was found face down in a shallow section of the Maya River, in Paramin Village, shortly after 11 am Wednesday.

Officers of the Western Division and the Homicide Bureau are currently on location.

From initial information, there are no details on what wounds, if any, are visible on the body of the deceased.

More on this as it becomes available.

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