Jamaica Crime News, Westmoreland: Burnt Body Discovered – The burnt body of a man was discovered with gunshot wounds, in bushes at a section of Longwood district in Westmoreland, on Thursday, March 21.
Reports by the Whithorn police are that about 9:00 a.m. on Thursday, the police received a telephone call informing them that a group of men were seen beating another man, in Longwood district.
A team from the station responded and drove to the area. Upon their arrival, they stumbled upon the partially burnt body of the unidentified male, which was seen lying in a bushy area, with what appeared to be gunshot wounds to his head.
The scene was processed and the body later removed to the morgue, pending a post-mortem examination.