Friday 6 December, 2019

Woman found dead, bound and gagged in "The Congo"

Police were called to the scene of a homicide in Arima just after lunch on Saturday.

The deceased has yet to be identified, however, LoopTT was told that victim is a 62-year-old woman.

LoopTT was told that at about 1 pm on Saturday, Northern Division police received a report that the woman's bound and gagged body was found at a home in an area of Arima known as "The Congo" near Sherwood Park.

It is believed that the woman was the victim of a robbery and that she may have suffocated after being left at the home tied up.

A team of officers from the Arima Police Station and the Homicide Bureau were dispatched to the location.

More on this as it becomes available.

 

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