Tattooed body identified


The body of a man, which was found within the vicinity of the Ruby Koker, East Bank Essequibo on Thursday afternoon with suspected gunshot wounds, has been identified as Rafeek Mohammed.

His age, address and the circumstances surrounding his death are still unknown. Family members were reluctant to speak.

A police press release had stated that the victim appeared to be in the late thirties, fair in complexion and about 5ft 9” in height.

It was further stated that the man bore the tattoos “Rebecca” on the left hand and “Love” on the right hand.

Police are investigating the matter.

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