The decomposed body of an unidentified man was on Tuesday found floating in the Nouvelle Flanders Koker, West Coast Demerara (WCD). The discovery was made at about 13:30h.
Based on reports received, the body was discovered by villagers lying face down in the koker and the Police were immediately summoned to the scene.
Ranks attached to the Vreed-en-Hoop Police Station were able to pull the corpse from the water which was later transported to the Ezekiel Funeral Home awaiting identification and post-mortem. An investigation is underway.