Tuesday 20 November, 2018

Burnt body found in Fyzabad

Police are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the partially burnt body of a man which was found Tuesday morning behind a bar in Fyzabad.

The body appeared to be a man of African descent and of slim build.

He appeared to have on a multi-coloured t-shirt.

The discovery was made around 8.30 am near a popular bar which is situated along the Fyzabad Main Road, near Pepper Village.

The body was viewed by a district medical officer, who made certain pronouncements, before ordering its removal from the scene.

The body is expected to be taken to the Forensic Science Center in St James, where it will be kept pending an identification, following which an autopsy will be performed to confirm the cause of death.

LoopTT was told by officers in the South Western Division that the deceased did not match the descriptions of persons missing in the area, and as a result, the public’s assistance was being sought. 


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