Couple in police custody after foetus found at Caroni Bird Sanctuary

Friday, January 12, 2018 - 11:30

A young couple is assisting police with their investigations after a foetus was found near the Caroni Bird Sanctuary yesterday afternoon.

According to police, the man and woman were reporting an unrelated incident to officers when the police made note of certain things the man was saying.

Officers then went about 100 feet from the Caroni Bird Sanctuary where they found the foetus.

The couple, from Carapichaima, were arrested and are assisting police.

The foetus will be taken to the Forensic Science Centre today to determine the cause of death.