St Lucia Police are investigating the discovery of a body at Deglos, Castries.
The body of a male was discovered at around 5:00 a.m. Tuesday, police say. The identity of the individual has not been determined.
Lawmen are treating the death as a potential homicide.
George Nicholas, Assistant Commissioner of Police with Responsibility for Crime Management said there were marks of violence on the body.
“There seems to be some marks of violence about the body. As to the extent of those injuries, we are not in a position to determine that as yet,” Nicholas said.
Police investigations are continuing into this matter.