Monday 19 August, 2019

Canadian tourist killed, murder suspected

Police are investigating the suspected murder of a 56-year-old Canadian citizen on Thursday night.

The victim has been identified as Vishnu Narine from Ontario, Canada.

He was said to have been on vacation in Trinidad and had been staying at the home of persons he knew at Church Street, St Charles Village.

According to police reports, his body was discovered at about 6:00 am Friday near Usine Ste Madeleine pond.

The body bore what appeared to be marks of violence.

However, an autopsy will be needed to confirm the cause of death.

He was last seen alive on Thursday night when he left his home with an estimated $10,000 in cash.

He was said to be going to drop the money for someone he knew.

More on this as it becomes available.

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