Police in the parish of Westmoreland are now seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a man found dead in the vicinity of Friendship.
According to the Savanna-la-mar Police, approximately 9:30 on Thursday morning the gruesome discovery of a dead man’s body was made by cane cutters.
The cane cutters from Friendship, in the parish, discovered the body of the dead man while they were working in the cane field. The cane cutters then alerted the police about the dead body.
The body of the man was subsequently removed from the cane field and is now awaiting a post-mortem to determine the cause of death.
The dead man is described as being of dark complexion, medium build and is about 165 centimetres (5 feet 5 inches) long. He is reportedly attired in a dark-coloured T-shirt, white shorts, and black shoes.
The Westmoreland police are now seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the man found dead in the cane field.
Anyone who might have information that can assist investigators in identifying the body is been asked to contact the Savanna-la-mar Police station at 955-2758, police 119 emergency number, or the nearest police station.
Written by Stacey Fowler