Thursday 26 November, 2020

Man's bullet-riddled body found in car in Westmoreland

The Westmoreland police are probing  the murder of a man whose body was discovered with gunshot wounds in a car in Bath in the parish on Thursday morning.

The deceased has been identified as 31-year-old Dervian Morris, unemployed of Hatfield, Savanna-la-Mar, Westmoreland.

The police were summoned after the body was discovered slumped in the vehicle with bullet wounds to the chest and right side.

Detectives are yet to establish a motive behind the killing, which brings the murder tally in Westmoreland to 66 since the start of the year, nine below the 75 recorded over the same period in 2019.

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