Home News Nude body of woman found at Leguan foreshore
Authorities are currently investigating the death of a woman, who was found on Friday morning at the Leguan foreshore in Region Three (Essequibo Islands-West Demerara).
As of now, the woman’s identity remains unknown, and detectives are awaiting an autopsy report to determine the cause of death.
According to Police, at around 07:12h on Friday morning, an unknown caller reported seeing what appeared to be a body at Uniform Beach, Leguan Island.
As a result of that report, Police ranks went to the area and the body of the female was seen facing upwards, washed up on the beach. The body was clad only in a black brassiere, with what appeared to be a silver wedding ring on a finger and a silver chain around the neck.
The woman was picked up and transported to Parika Stelling. On arrival at the Stelling, the body was checked for marks of violence, and there were black and blue marks between the legs and on the side of her body.
The body was then escorted to Leonora Cottage Hospital and pronounced dead on arrival.
It was then escorted to Ezekiel Funeral Parlour, awaiting a post-mortem examination to determine the cause of death.
The Guyana Police Force is urging anyone with information about this incident to come forward and assist the authorities in their investigation. They are also appealing to members of the public for any assistance in helping to identify the woman or her relatives. (G9)