Tuesday 19 March, 2019

Man found dead in Barrackpore

Police said an autopsy was due to be performed on Monday to confirm the cause of death of a 49-year-old man.

The victim has been identified as Taran Persad Aligar of Papourie Road, Barrackpore.

This body was discovered at about 1:00 am on Monday morning along Papourie Road – a short distance from where he lived.

Crime scene investigators visited the scene and after initial investigations, it appeared that Aligar suffered injuries to his face.

It is believed that he may have been killed in a hit and run, however, an autopsy has been ordered to confirm this.

Cpl Narine is continuing inquiries.

More on this as it becomes available.

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