Police officers from the Freeport Police Station are investigating the death of a woman at a house in the district.
Preliminary investigations revealed that a man who lives alone in a wooden one-bedroom structure allegedly brought a woman to his house located at Tiwarie Circular, Arena Road.
While there the woman became unconscious and the ambulance called in, however, when the paramedics arrived and checked, the unidentified woman was said to be dead. That incident occurred around 2 pm yesterday.
Police officers were subsequently called to the scene, however, the man was not around.
Residents said the man, believed to be in his 50s, is known to them and would be seen frequenting the streets and talking loudly.
Residents told the Guardian Media during a visit in the area that they have seen the woman at the man’s house several times before.
Meanwhile, in an unrelated incident, a 22-year-old man of Enterprise was gunned down while attempting to do repairs on a car in the area on Monday afternoon.
The victim was identified as Rohan Randy Ralph, 22, of Bynoe Trace, Enterprise.
A police report stated that after noon Ralph was attempting to carry out repairs to a car at the corner of Rodney Road and Egypt Trace Extension when he was gunned down. He died at the scene.