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Decomposing body of grade three student found in St Catherine

Published:Thursday | May 30, 2013 | 1:15 PM

Rasbert Turner, Gleaner Writer

Investigators were this morning called to a crime scene along March Pen Road in St Catherine where a body believed to be that of a missing eight-year-old was found.

Tamera Laing, who is a grade three student of McCauley’s Primary School in St Catherine has been missing since Saturday.

The police were called to an area of March Pen Road call ‘Africa’ after a man made the discovery.

The police say the body had already started decomposing.

Teachers and students at the McCauley's Primary were grief-stricken when The Gleaner/Power 106 news centre visited this morning.

Principal, Claudia Byer said counselling is being arranged for the staff and students.

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