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Clarendon goat farmer killed

Published:Friday | September 15, 2017 | 12:34 PMCecilia Campbell-Livingston

Outspoken Clarendon goat farmer 59-year-old Dennis Cohen has been found dead.

Cohen, otherwise called Catta, was found in bushes at his farm in Kemps Hill yesterday morning suffering from wounds to his neck and upper body.

Reports are that Cohen was tending to his animals in the bushes when he was attacked and killed.

The wounds appeared to have been inflicted by a sharp object.

Upon discovering the body, residents alerted the police who found the popular farmer lying face down in the bushes.

The body was taken to the Lionel Town Hospital where Cohen was confirmed dead.

Community members are surmising that Cohen might have been killed because of his outspokenness about goat thieves in the area. 

 

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