The partly nude body of a Brazilian
woman was found on the Kitty seawalls
at around 03:00hrs yesterday.
Police believe that the victim, who is
reportedly known as Cynthia, was sexually
assaulted and strangled.
Sources said that she was dressed in
blue jeans, which had been partly removed,
a pair of boots, and two pairs of
Two condoms were reportedly found near
Police said that the body bore
abrasions to the knees and right forearm.
According to reports, one of the people
who made the discovery said that he saw a
drug addict making love to the woman.
He said that he thought that the woman
was intoxicated so he attacked the addict
who fled. It was then that he discovered
that the woman was dead and had been so
for some time.
Persons who claimed to know the murder
victim said that she had stayed at a
Regent Street guest house with a female
Kaieteur News was told that ‘Cynthia'
often visited the interior.
Efforts to contact the female friend
with whom the victim had allegedly shared
a room proved futile, since the woman
reportedly checked out of the guest house
The body is being kept at the Lyken