A 21-year-old housewife was found lifeless with a telephone wire (chord) inside of her La Retraite Squatting Area, West Bank Demerara (WBD) yard by villagers on Wednesday afternoon.
The deceased has been identified as Yashoda Andrews called “Debbie”.
According to a police statement, the woman was seen motionless on the ground in her yard and when ranks visited the scene they observed Andres laying facedown.
“The body was checked for marks of violence but none were seen. However, a black telephone wire was seen next to the body. According to information received from her neighbors, Andrews was seen laying with the said wire in her hand and same was removed by persons who came to her aid and then summoned the police.
The young housewife was taken to the West Demerara Regional Hospital, West Coast Demerara (WCD), where she was pronounced by a doctor on duty.
Investigations surrounding Andrews’ demise are ongoing.