Police are investigating after a woman’s body was found inside a home in Marisule on Saturday evening.
The body has been positively identified as a 76-year-old woman named Rosa Rosemond, alias Urita.
Police discovered her body after showing up at her residence when her family became worried and contacted them for assistance, after several calls to her phone went unanswered.
Police are treating the case as a rape and homicide, and said the home was broken into.
Reports are that the woman’s car was parked at the Castries waterfront for two days.
When police learnt that it was her vehicle, they had it removed.
Rosemond was last seen on Friday.
Having returned 30 years ago from Canada, Rosemond was a former manager at Boat Phone. She is also reported to have been a staunch roman catholic who fellowship with members of the Gros Islet Parish.
Anyone with information about this case are asked to call the police anonymously at: 1-758- 456-3700, 456-3770,456-3754,456-3758.