According to reports, the man’s body was in an advanced stage of decomposition when it was discovered. The dead man’s wife, 46 – year – old Jennifer, said she learnt of her husband death after her nephew called and informed her.
According to Jennifer, she traveled the said day (Friday, June 13) to St Monica and visited her home but was prevented from venturing into the house because of the stench of her dead husband.
Toshoa of the community Kenrick Lewis allegedly give orders for the body of the pensioner and the house to be burnt with the approval of relatives.
However, the Sergeant at the Charity Police Station claimed he has no such knowledge and will launch an investigation into the allegations.