Cops seek assistance in identifying body

April 11, 2016

Detectives attached to the Portmore Police Criminal Investigations Branch are investigation the circumstances surrounding the death of an unidentified woman whose body was found in Salt Pond Gardens, Portmore, St Catherine on Saturday.

It is of brown complexion, slim build about 170 centimetres (5 feet 5 inches) long and is believed to be in its mid-20s or early 30s. It was clad in white sleeveless blouse, black leggings and a pair of black and white sneakers.

Reports are that about 10:30 p.m., residents heard explosions and summoned the police. On their arrival, the body was seen with gunshot wounds. It was taken to hospital where death was confirmed.

In the meanwhile, the police are appealing to anyone with information who can assist them in this incident and identifying the body to contact the Portmore CIB at 949-8422, police 119 emergency number or the nearest police station. 

Other News Stories