Saturday 28 November, 2020

Sangre Grande woman beaten, strangled

The death of a 61-year-old woman in Sangre Grande this weekend is engaging the attention of police.

The deceased was identified as Jenny Granado.

She was found at her home along Turure Road, Sangre Grande, on Sunday morning.

Her body was in a state of decomposition, however, police said they observed marks of violence to her body and a cord was tied around her neck.

As a result, police suspect that the 61-year-old woman had been beaten and strangled.

An autopsy was ordered to confirm this.

The discovery was made around 11.30 am on Sunday, by neighbours who went to check on her as they had not seen or heard from her all weekend.

They immediately notified police.

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