UPDATE-Death in St Philip
Lawmen are investigating the unnatural death of a police officer, whose body was reportedly found hanging at his home at Work Hall Development St Philip.
He is 44-year-old Philip Greaves, who was attached to the Canine Unit.
Officer 1691, who lives alone, was discovered by family members around 12:30 p.m.
“This is a tragic situation and it is with great sadness that we confirm the death of one of our colleagues,” said Acting Assistant Superintendent of Police David Welch, who spoke to reporters at the scene.
He said investigations were continuing into the police officer’s death.
“We extend condolences to his family, his friends and work colleagues. Our thoughts and prayers are with them at this time.”
A large crowd of residents, as well as former colleagues of the deceased officer, have gathered at the scene.