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Police seek help to catch killer of 14-year-old girl

Published:Saturday | August 25, 2018 | 12:00 AM
Yetanya Francis
Latoya Riley, mother of 14-year-old Yetanya 'Princess' Francis.
A resident of the community looks at the spot where the partly burnt body of 14-year-old Yetanya Francis was found.
Latoya Riley grieving for her daughter, Yetanya ‘Princess’ Francis.

Detectives from the Denham Town Criminal Investigations Branch are appealing to residents of Trench Town and Arnett Gardens who may be able to assist them in their investigations into the death of 14-year-old Yetanya 'Princess' Francis.

Reports are that last Thursday, about 8 p.m., Yetanya left home to go to a nearby shop to purchase food.

When she did not return home, a search was launched by residents of the community but she was not found.

Her nude, partly burnt body was found in a section of the community by residents about 11:30 a.m. last Friday.

They cops are appealing to persons who may have seen or heard anything regarding this incident to contact the Denham Town Police Criminal Investigations Branch (CIB) at 876-948-6443 or 876-922-6441, Police 119 emergency number, Crime Stop at 311, 811 or the nearest police station.