Body of Berbice woman found in Montrose canal
Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a 73 year old woman whose body was found in a canal at Montrose, East Coast Demerara (E.C.D).
The discovery was made at about 07:00 hours this morning (Thursday, July 13, 2017).
The woman has been identified as Chandroutie Deonarine of Bushlot Village, West Coast Berbice (W.C. B).
Police investigation revealed that the deceased who was not enjoying the best of health, was staying at her daughter’s home at Happy Acre, E.C.D.
It was reported that sometime after 01:00hrs on Thursday, being in a state of hallucination, she ventured out of the home for an unknown destination. She was later discovered in the canal.
The body is at the Lyken Funeral Parlour awaiting a post-mortem.