Woman found dead under mysterious circumstances
Shelly Persaud a mother of three from 34, Friendship on the east bank of Demerara was discovered face down in a bucket at the bottom of her stairs just after 2:30 this morning. Her reputed husband of 9 years and father of her three children reportedly made the discovery and alerted relatives.
He is now in police custody as the investigation continues into the gruesome discovery. But police sources told this newscast that no visible marks of violence were seen on her body. They told this newscast that they are treating the woman’s death as suicide but will keep the man in custody until the post mortem exercise is conducted.
Persaud’s father Orin Morris said they are not buying the police story in fact he feels that some amount of foul play was involved.
Relatives and friends gathered upon hearing the news and were pondering what may have gone wrong since according to Shelly’s sister she was always an easy going and loving person.
Morris then showed members of the media where the woman was found. He then began asking questions about the bloodstains seen around the area where his daughter’s body was found.
Relatives said that like every couple Shelly and her husband would have their problems and recalled that when he drinks the woman would lock him out of the house.