Wednesday 11 December, 2019

Human remains found in Tamana

Police are investigating a report in which skeletal remains were found in Tamana.

The deceased is suspected to be that of 38-year-old Brian Villaurell of Jubilee Street, Tamana.

However, DNA testing is needed to confirm this.

He was identified by the clothing which was found around the bones.

Police officers were told that around 3.30 pm on Saturday, officers received intelligence that led them to Jubilee St, in their search for Villaurell.

Villaurell, police said, was wanted for several offences including murder.

While searching the area, the officers found the remains.

Near the body was a home-made shotgun.

The scene was processed, and the remains ordered removed to the Forensic Science Center to determine the cause of death.

More on this as it becomes available.

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