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Body with chop wounds found in Mount Salem

Published:Friday | December 2, 2022 | 8:53 PM
The scene was processed and the body removed to the morgue for post mortem. - File photo

The Mount Salem police in St James have commenced a probe into the chopping death of an unidentified man in the community.

The deceased, who is of dark complexion, is believed to be about 32 years old.

About 6:30 p.m. Friday, residents reportedly stumbled upon the lifeless body of the man, lying in a pool of blood in the vicinity of the Mt Salem Open Bible Church, with what appeared to be multiple chop wounds to the back and neck.

He was clad in a cream shirt, sky blue jeans and black slippers, with his head wrapped with a brown and cream shirt.

The scene was processed and the body removed to the morgue for a post mortem to be done. 

- Hopeton Bucknor

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