Police identify body found on Monday morning in Western Paradise

Police have identified the body found on Monday morning in the Western Paradise area as 24 year old Elias Santos of the Stann Creek District. Santos’ body was found in a house under construction in the Western Pines division. The body had a large cut wound to the fore head and another wound to the right side of his face and back of his head. His employer told Police that he had last seen him around 5:00 p.m. Sunday after dropping him off in the City. Santos had been working for the company for about three weeks and was permitted to stay at the site. According to police there was no sign of forced entry to the premises and nothing was stolen or damaged. Investigations continue.

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