Sunday 25 October, 2020

Woman, 37, found dead in Maraval

The body of a 37-year-old woman was discovered in Maraval on Wednesday.

The victim has been identified as Alana Mason.

According to a police report, a male relative told officers he last saw the woman at home around 6 am on Tuesday. He said he later spoke to Mason around 5 pm via text.

The woman was expected to finish work at 7 pm. However, she failed to returned home.

A report was made to the West End Police Station.

Around 10.45 am on Wednesday, officers acting on information received, proceeded to a river off La Finette Road, Maraval, where the body of a woman was discovered in a pool of water.

The body was removed from the river. It bore wounds to the face and right hand.

An autopsy is expected to be carried out on Thursday.

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