Tuesday 7 July, 2020

Body discovered hanging from tree

Police are investigating an unnatural death following the discovery of a body in Christ Church on Sunday afternoon. 

According to police reports, a call was received at the Operations Control Room about 1:25 pm April 14. The caller said while walking along a bushy area of Long Beach, Christ Church, he discovered a lifeless, partially decomposed body hanging by the neck from a tree in the area. 

Due to the state of decomposition, police were unable to confirm the gender or approximate age of the deceased. 

Police are appealing to the public for any information in the circumstances surrounding this matter. Information can be shared by calling the police emergency 211, Oistins Police Station 418 2612 or Crime Stoppers 1800 TIPS. 

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