Friday 27 November, 2020

Nude body of man pulled from Gulf of Paria

The nude body of an unidentified man was pulled from the waters of the Gulf of Paria yesterday.

The deceased was a man of African descent.

His body bore chop wounds to the back of his head.

The body was first seen around 1.40 pm in the waters near Pt Lisas Harbour, Couva.

The police and coast guard were notified, and officials were able to secure the body at about 4 pm.

The body was pulled out and brought to shore where it was examined by a district medical officer.

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