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.
Get the latest local and international news straight to your mobile phone for free: