29-year-old man found dead in Laventille

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29-year-old man found dead in Laventille

Investigators are trying to determine a motive for the murder of a man in Laventille on Sunday morning.

Dead is 29-year-old Jason Omar.

Police said officers were called to the corner of the Old St Joseph Road and Robert Street, Laventille, at around 7 am where Omar’s body was found.

The deceased was holding a screwdriver and a crowbar and had a stab wound to the chest.

A district medical officer visited the scene and declared Omar dead. Police from the Homicide Bureau of Investigation Region I are continuing enquiries.