Police investigators in Berbice are probing the murder of two teenagers whose lifeless bodies were discovered this afternoon in the backdam of the village of Cotton Tree on the West Coast of Berbice.
The dead teens have been identified as 16-year-old Isaiah Henry and 18-year-old Joel Henry.
They were last seen alive on Saturday when they left their home in #3 Village West Coast Berbice to pick coconuts in the backdam.
Family members became worried after the teens did not return home on Saturday night and searches were launched early this morning.
The bodies were discovered this afternoon with multiple chop wounds including to their necks.
The Police Commander in the area has indicated that a thorough investigation will be conducted.
Angry villagers from #3 Village believe the teens might have been attacked by farmers or other persons in the Cotton Tree area and brutally murdered in the Backdam.
hey are demanding justice. A full police investigation is underway.