Saturday 17 August, 2019

Missing Westmoreland woman found dead

The deceased has been identified as 21-year -old Shantel Wright of the Brown Bush section of Little London, Westmoreland.

The deceased has been identified as 21-year -old Shantel Wright of the Brown Bush section of Little London, Westmoreland.

The slightly decomposed body of a female who went missing over a day ago was discovered in a cane field, a short distance from her Westmoreland home on Friday.

The deceased has been identified as 21-year -old Shantel Wright of the Brown Bush section of Little London, Westmoreland.

The discovery of the body has triggered a massive demonstration by irate residents who are demanding that the police work assiduously to find the culprit responsible for Wright's killing.

The police, who are probing the gruesome discovery, are yet to determine the cause of Wright's death.

Investigators will be banking on the results of a post mortem to determine the cause of death.

Despite a constant downpour, the irate residents, mostly sheltering under umbrellas, have flocked the scene, where the body was found, about quarter mile from Wright's home.

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