Wednesday 20 November, 2019

Man found bleeding in Woodbrook dies of injuries

An unidentified man is suspected to have been beaten to death in Woodbrook on Sunday.

The victim, who has not been identified up to this morning was found along Alberto Street, Woodbrook, around 5.30 am on Sunday.

He was said to be barely conscious at the time of discovery and was bleeding from several wounds.

The police and paramedics were notified and the injured man was rushed to the Port of Spain General Hospital, however, he succumbed to his wounds.

Based on an examination by a district medical officer, the injuries appeared to be consistent with assault, however, an autopsy is needed to confirm this.

Anyone with information which can identify the deceased is asked to contact the Woodbrook Police Station or the Homicide Bureau or they can give the information anonymously through 555 or 800-TIPS.

More on this as it becomes available. 

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