Wednesday 11 December, 2019

76-year-old woman found dead in Chaguanas

Ramdevi Singh

Ramdevi Singh

Police visited the scene in Chaguanas where the body of a woman was discovered on Monday morning.

The deceased has been identified as 76-year-old Ramdevi Singh.

According to reports, at about 6:30 am on Monday, officers of the Chaguanas Police Station received a report of a body of a woman discovered at a home along Imamshah Street, Chaguanas.

Officers responded to the report and upon arrival at the location, they found the nude body of a woman lying on the floor of the home.

There appeared to be a piece of cloth around her neck.

The area was cordoned off and officials from the homicide bureau were notified.

Crime scene investigators are currently on scene.

Officers are waiting for a district medical officer to examine the body to make pronouncements, however, LoopTT was told that it appeared as though the woman was strangled.

Investigators were told that residents of the area heard screams from the woman's home around 4:00 am on Monday morning, however, they were quickly silenced.

More on this as it becomes available.

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