Monday 26 October, 2020

Woman's body found in the sea near Hyatt Regency Hotel

Police are trying to identify the body of a woman which was found in the waters of the Gulf of Paria in the vicinity of the Hyatt Regency hotel in Port of Spain.

The body was found at about midday on Sunday, Loop News was told.

Up to this morning, police said they had not positively identified the body, as relatives had yet to confirm the information investigators had received on the deceased.

The body was retrieved by members of the Coast Guard, and it was moved to the Port of Spain mortuary.

Once positively identified, an autopsy will be performed.

Officers from the Port of Spain Criminal Investigations Department (CID) are continuing enquiries.

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