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Missing Central Village child found dead

Published:Saturday | November 8, 2014 | 10:55 AM
Kadesha Cousins - CCU

The police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of seven-year-old Kadesha Cousins of West Avenue, Central Village, St Catherine, who was reported missing on Wednesday.



The police say her body was found in the Rio Cobre near Dyke Road in the parish yesterday.



Reports are that Kadesha was last seen about 7:30 a.m., on Wednesday at a bus stop dressed for school.



Relatives became concerned after she did not return home and filed a Missing Person’s Report.



Yesterday, about 3:30 p.m., a fisherman saw a body in the river and summoned the police.



It was later confirmed to be that of Kadesha.



The scene was processed and the body was removed to the morgue for post mortem examination.



The Police are urging anyone who may have any information that could assist them in their investigations to contact the Caymanas Police Station at 984-2644, 119 or the nearest Police Station.



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