Decomposing body found in Enterprise

Police are on the scene where a decomposing body was found at Crown Trace, Enterprise.

According to a police report, at about 11 am, police officers were notified that a body was found in a drain at the back of a property that houses an ice cream shop.

Whilst police say they are not sure how the man died, they got information from neighbours that the man is known to suffer from epileptic attacks.

Police believe the man suffered a seizure while in the backyard and may have fallen into a water-filled drain.

His identity has not been released to the media

Man gunned down in Tunapuna

A man whose home was fire-bombed two weeks ago was gunned down in Tunapuna on Wednesday evening.

According to a police report, shortly after 7 pm, Kenneth Millard was sitting near the gate of an apartment complex he managed at Ali Street, when a lone gunman walked up to him and shot him several times. The gunman then escaped.

Upon hearing the gunshots, the tenants of the complex called the police.

However, when the police arrived, they found Millard dead on the scene.

An autopsy is expected to be conducted at the Forensic Science Centre in St James today.

Bruised body found down a precipice

The body of a 59-year-old man was found at the bottom of a precipice in Sans Souci on Thursday.

The man was later identified as Trevor Lucas of George Street, Sans Souci.

According to a police report, shortly after 3 pm, officers of the Eastern Division—acting upon information received—went to the Sans Souci area where they found Lucas’ body about 100 feet from the roadway, down a precipice.

Lucas was clad in a pair of blue three-quarter jeans and a blue jersey.

Matelot village mourns death of Exemplar youth

The quiet and peaceful fishing village of Matelot is plunged into mourning following the murder of an exemplar youth, 21-year-old Odion Graham.

According to a police report, at about 11.30 pm on Monday villagers heard several gunshots in the vicinity of Santa Cruz Road Matelot.

A party of officers were called to the scene where they found Graham dead on the roadway. He was shot several times to the head and back.

Graham lived at the corner Santa Cruz Road and Samuel Street.

Autopsy on Baby Justin today

An au­top­sy will be done to­day on the body of three-year-old Prince Francette who died when his fa­ther’s car ex­plod­ed in Tabaquite on Fri­day.

Prince’s aunt Aman­da Granger, who wants the po­lice to do a de­tailed in­ves­ti­ga­tion in­to the child’s death, said they were un­sure where and when the fu­ner­al will take place.

Autopsy today on murdered pastor

Homicide officers are continuing investigations into the murder of 42-year-old pastor Alisha Ali of Gill Trace, Lamont Village, Longdenville.

Pastor Ali died at the Chaguanas District Health Facility after she was found with a bread knife stuck inside a wound to her face on the ground of her bedroom.

Her body bore several stab wounds as well.

An autopsy will be carried out today at the Forensic Science Centre in St James.

A suspect currently is in police custody in connection with the murder.

Five months after body found, autopsy confirms it's missing woman Anita Mohammed

Five months after remains were found in Santa Flora in December, an autopsy conducted today has confirmed that it is that of missing Freeport woman, Anita Mohammed.

The autopsy results were confirmed by an uncle of Mohammed and Head of Corporate Communications of the Trinidad and Tobago Police Service, Ellen Lewis.

The remains were lying in a morgue at the Forensic Science Centre in St James since the badly decomposed body was found on at No. 9 Petrotrin Field Road near oil pump No. 481 in Santa Flora last December 28th.

Autopsy today on body found in Caura

An autopsy is expected to be conducted on the body of a man which was discovered in a drain at Royal Road, Caura on Monday.

Reports indicate that the police were escorted to a location in the vicinity of the poolside bar, there they observed the lifeless body of the deceased, lying in a drain on the western side of the roadway, bleeding from his mouth, nose and head. 

The deceased was clad in a grey T-shirt, with a blue three-quarter pants and an underwear off his body but near his feet. 

Autopsy confirms Carrera escapee died by drowning

An autopsy has found that Unil Phillip, 47, who escaped from the Carrera Island prison, on Wednesday 13th December, 2017, by jumping into the waters surrounding the island, died due to drowning.

Phillip’s body was found in waters off Point Fortin, in the Gulf of Paria, in the vicinity of Trinmar’s North Field Platform 14, on Monday 18th December, 2017, and brought ashore by the Trinidad and Tobago Coast Guard.

According to the autopsy report, the left arm of the deceased was found to have been severed after death occurred.

Early autopsy done: Schoolboy died of blunt force trauma to head

An autopsy has been performed on the body of schoolboy Jesse Beephan and has found that he died of blunt force trauma to the head.

The confirmation came from the police via a tweet on it's Twitter account.

It said: "Post-mortem performed on the body of schoolboy JESSE BEEPHAN show death caused by blunt force trauma to the head.He went missing Monday."

This could suggest that he was either hit on his head with an object or that he fell and hit his head.

The police tweet gave no further details.

However, police later issued a statement saying: