Jamaica News, St James: Decomposed Body Found – The Mount Salem Police in the parish of St. James, are now carrying out an investigation surrounding the death of a man, whose decomposed body was discovered in his house, in Mount Salem, St. James, on Sunday morning, March 31.
The identity of the deceased has been given so far only as “Kettae” mechanic of Piggott Street, also in Mount Salem.
Reports are that shortly after 9:00 p.m. on Sunday, residents living in Piggott Street, smell a foul odor coming from the directions of the deceased house and went to investigate.
They forced their way inside the house and stumbled upon his decomposed body, which was seen lying in a room.
The police were summoned and upon their arrival, the body was later removed to the morgue.
The police say they are now awaitimg a post-mortem examination to determine the cause of death.