Police investigators intend to question the colleagues of a local fisherman who was found dead in the net of a fishing vessel in the Berbice River.
The dead fisherman has been identified as 49-year-old Shahabudeen Haniff of Meten-Meer-Zorg, West Coast Demerara.
The man was last seen alive on Wednesday, December 30, 2015 when he left his home to join other crew members as they headed out to the Berbice river area for fishing.
According to the police, the man’s body was discovered in the fishing net of another vessel in the Berbice river area on Monday, January 4.
The investigations are ongoing.