Sunday 12 July, 2020

Man found dead on Foreshore

An autopsy has been ordered for a man who was found dead along the Audrey Jeffers Highway on Sunday evening. 

According to initial reports, the body was discovered in a grassy area off the Audrey Jeffers Highway, at about 5:00 pm on Sunday.

The body was that of a man, of light brown complexion, and clad only in a pair of boxers.

A bottle containing a liquid substance was also found next to his body.

A district medical officer visited the scene and ordered its removal to the Forensic Science Center in St James.

An autopsy will be performed, pending identification, to confirm the cause of death.

However, sources said that there did not appear to be marks of violence.

More on this as it becomes available.

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