Saint Lucia police say they have confirmed the identity of a decomposing body that was found on a ganja plantation in Garrand, Babonneau, on September 27, 2020.
Superintendent George Nicholas told reporters Monday that forensic results indicate the deceased was 36-year old Meshach Dyson Emilien.
At the time that the body was discovered, police disclosed that it was in an advanced stage of decomposition, with facial features unrecognisable.
Police also said a firearm was found in the vicinity.
Emilien’s death marked Saint Lucia’s 35th homicide for the year.