Thursday 23 January, 2020

Police seeking help to identify body found in Carlsen Field

Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a body which was discovered on Saturday morning along Connector Road, Carlsen Field.

The body was discovered around 1 am by a passerby.

There appeared to be gunshot injuries to the head.

The police were notified and the area was cordoned off.

The body was viewed by a district medical officer who ordered the body to be taken to the Forensic Science Center in St James.

The deceased was described as a man of African descent with a distinguishing mark of the word “life” tattooed on his lower right arm.

He was said to be an estimated five feet, seven inches tall, and was wearing a white jersey and white three-quarter pants.

Anyone with information which can lead to the identification of the deceased is asked to contact the nearest police station or can give information anonymously via 555 or 800-TIPS.

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