Police are currently investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of Samuel Emmanuel Joseph aka “JB” of Bishopgate Street.
Joseph’s body was discovered at the back of a welding shop on Bishopgate Street around 11am on Wednesday.
He was found lying face down on the ground, with both hands bound behind his back and what appeared to be a leather belt tied around his neck. He was dressed in a yellow t-shirt and a pair of green pants.
The operator of the welding shop discovered the body and notified the police. Dr Barton arrived on the scene and pronounced the body dead around 12:52 pm.
Meantime, Police are appealing to anyone with information to contact the Criminal Investigations Department at 462-3913 or 462-3914 without delay.