Mechanic found dead in BV home


The lifeless body of a father of one was found in his home at Beterverwagting (BV) on the East Coast of Demerara (ECD) on Friday.

Dead is Prakash Bridgmohan, 28, a mechanic of Beterverwagting, ECD.

According to reports, the discovery was made at the about 09:00h on the day in question.

While details remain sketchy, Inews understands that the deceased and his girlfriend recently moved into the community.

Neighbours explained that on Friday morning, they heard loud screams emanating from the couple’s home and rushed over.

Upon their arrival, they saw Bridgmohan’s motionless body in his bedroom. The neighbours reportedly raised an alarm, and ranks of the BV Police Station were summoned. He was taken to a health centre in the community where he was pronounced dead.

Police say they are now treating the case as a suspected suicide since the man’s body had no marks of violence.

A post-mortem is expected to be performed today to determine the cause of death.