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Police confirm body found in barrel is that of Burger King employee

Published:Monday | February 6, 2017 | 2:04 PM

The police have confirmed that the body of a woman found stuffed in a barrel in Ramble, St Thomas is that of the female Burger King employee who was reported missing last week.

She's 23-year-old Nile Brown of a Denham Town, Kingston address.

The police say they do not have any leads in the case at this time. 

Reports are that a passer-by spotted the barrel in a gully around midday yesterday and alerted the police.

It is believed that the woman may have been killed elsewhere and the body dumped.

The police say a wire was found around her neck and her hands were bound behind her back.

It is believed she was strangled.