Tuesday 26 May, 2020

Pensioner’s body found in Woodbrook

The home on Methuen Street, where Richard Miller was found.

The home on Methuen Street, where Richard Miller was found.

The body of a 64-year-old man was found last night in Woodbrook. The deceased has been identified as Richard Miller, of Methuen Street, Woodbrook. 

At about 9.40pm, officers of the Woodbrook police station received a report that the decomposed body of a man was found at a house along the roadway. 

Police were told that a relative visited Miller’s home as he had not been heard from for about two weeks. However, upon arriving he detected a foul stench, and the police were notified. 

Miller’s body was in a state of decomposition. As a result, an autopsy has been ordered to confirm the cause of death. 

The scene was visited by a team of officers led by Sgt Bharath, and included Cpl Ramchaitar,PC  Dopwell, PC Edwards, and others. 
 

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