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Male body found in Parnassus, Clarendon, taken to May Pen Hospital

Published:Monday | February 27, 2017 | 2:25 PM

The Clarendon police are seeking the public's assistance in identifying the body of a male found in Parnassus yesterday afternoon.

The body is of dark complexion, slim built and about 5'7" long.

The police say they received an anonymous call about 5:15 yesterday afternoon about a body seen on a dirt road in the Parnassus vicinity of the Jamaica Public Service (JPS) substation.

On arrival of the police the body of a male, in his mid to late twenties, was seen lying face down with what appeared to be gunshot wounds to the back of the head and right forearm, along with three 9mm spent casings beside the body.

The body was taken to the May Pen Hospital.