Farmer killed in Portland

November 24, 2017

The usually peaceful parish of Portland recorded its sixth murder since the beginning of the year after a farmer was chopped to death in the parish on Tuesday afternoon.

Residents of Manchioneal discovered the body of Derron Currie, who resided in the nearby community of Long Road, in bushes.

Currie reportedly left his house shortly about 7 a.m. Tuesday.

The Manchioneal police are investigating.

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