More than one person has been arrested for the murder of 63-year-old Ramroop Rameshwar, who was discovered, bound and gagged at his Parika, East Bank Essequibo (EBE) home early yesterday morning.
INews was informed that the individuals who are suspected to have plotted to kill the man are presently in police custody as the ranks continue to investigate the matter.
Rameshwar of Parika Sea Dam, was found around 6:30hrs yesterday with his hands tied behind his back. There were also several injuries about his body when the gruesome discovery was made.
INews understands that the father of one and his wife had been separated for a number of years.
His son is said to reside in Essequibo, Region Two.
Prior to his death, Rameshwar was employed as a cleaner at the Parika Marketing Centre.
Reports are that the dead man’s neighbours had noticed the front door of his house open on Tuesday morning and when they ventured inside to check on him they got the shock of their lives when they saw his body.
Rameshwar was found lying on the floor in front of the door with his hands and feet tied behind his back and his mouth gagged. He also had blood oozing from his mouth and nose.
Rameshwar’s body is currently at the Ezekiel Funeral Home awaiting a Post Mortem Examination (PME).