Friday 29 May, 2020

Man found dead in San Juan

A man was found dead in San Juan on Saturday morning.

The deceased has been identified as Romero Serrette of Prizgar Road, San Juan.

From initial information, the body was found along Dainty Lane, San Juan, around 2.45 am today.

The body bore several injuries that appeared to be chop wounds.

The police were notified and the body was viewed by a district medical officer who ordered the body removed from the scene.

Upon further inquiries, police were told that Serrette was seen having an argument with a man he knew. After a fight, the man was seen fleeing the scene with a hatchet in his hands. The suspect fled in a white Nissan vehicle.

A team of officers from the Homicide Bureau and the North Eastern Division led by Snr Sup Phillip visited the scene.

Investigations are continuing.

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