Homicide in Bodden Town

It appeared a man slashed a woman to death before hanging himself Sunday morning in a remote area of Bodden Town district.

According to a statement from the Royal Cayman Islands Police Service: “The RCIPS was on the scene Sunday morning of a homicide and a possible suicide, respectively, involving a female and a male in the Lookout Gardens area of Bodden Town.

“Police received a report about 8:25 a.m. Sunday.”

A further statement was released by police later in the day. “The RCIPS can confirm that around 8.25 a.m. Sunday,  the bodies of a man and woman were found at a property in Lookout Gardens, Bodden Town.  Criminal Investigation Department and Scenes of Crime officers are currently on location and an investigation into the deaths is under way.

“One line of enquiry currently being pursued by detectives is that the incident may be domestic related.”