Sunday 29 November, 2020

Missing Venezuelan woman found dead

Pictured: Joanna Diaz (Photo provided from the Trinidad and Tobago Police Service)

Pictured: Joanna Diaz (Photo provided from the Trinidad and Tobago Police Service)

Updated at 7 pm on September 5

The body of a missing Venezuelan woman was discovered on Saturday.

Joanna Diaz, 33, was last seen at her Buen Intento, Princes Town home on August 28.

She was reported missing on September 4.

Her ex-boyfriend was detained on enquiries.

The suspect took police officers to his premises in Couva on Saturday.

There, the woman's body was found in a cesspit.

Investigations are continuing.

This story will be updated as more information becomes available.

Original story

The Trinidad and Tobago Police Service (TTPS) is actively searching for a missing Venezuelan national.

Joanna Diaz, 33, was last seen at her Buen Intento, Princes Town home on August 28.

She was reported missing on September 4.

Diaz is 5 feet 6 inches tall, fair in complexion,
slim built, with straight dark shoulder length hairstyle.

She was last seen wearing a grey top, blue jeans and white sneakers.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of the missing woman is asked to contact the Princess Town Police Station at 655-2231, Crime Stoppers at 800-TIPS or contact the police at 555, 999, 911 or share information via the TTPS App.

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