Monday 17 February, 2020

Man's body found with gunshot wound in Highgate, St Mary

A man, believed to have been shot, was found dead along the Tremolesworth main road in New Town, Highgate, St Mary on Tuesday morning.

The police are yet to identify the deceased, who was found clad in a white T-shirt and red shorts.

According to reports, at about 5:30 a.m., residents stumbled upon the body and summoned the police.

On their arrival, the police found the body with a gunshot wound to the head.

The body was later taken to the morgue for a post-mortem examination to be conducted.

Meanwhile, some residents of the area said the man was not from the community.

The police said their probe into the incident is ongoing.

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