Shannon's death brings into focus murder of another former IAM worker

The murder of Shannon Banfield at IAM and Company on Charlotte Street, has brought into focus the disappearance and murder of a 19-year-old woman who had worked at IAM.

Shenese Samuel disappeared after she left her Lopinot home on January 24th for a job interview in Port-of-Spain.

IAM owner Ishmael Ali said she had previously worked at IAM, Trincity but was laid off. 

He said there were "issues with a male employee".

Today, a friend Jameel Donawa raised concerns in a Facebook post, by posting a picture of Shernese and Shannon side by side.

Shannon Banfield's body found at IAM on Charlotte Street

The body of the missing 20-year-old Republic Bank employee Shannon Banfield has been found.

She was murdered.

Banfield's body was found this afternoon in a warehouse at Charlotte Street, Port of Spain.

The discovery was made shortly after 2 pm at IAM and Company, located and 39 Charlotte Street.

The body bore marks of violence and her clothes had been torn.