Police are investigating two homicides, which occurred on Friday.
Dead is Rodesha Bailey, a 30-year-old of Mesopotamia, whose body was discovered about 3:50 a.m. in Sayers, Mesopotamia with stabbed wounds, and Gregory Morris, a 56-year-old labourer of Byrea.
Police say their investigations have revealed that Morris sustained chop wounds about his body. The incident occurred on the road leading to Manning Village, Byrea.
A suspect is in custody assisting the police with their investigations into that death.
These two deaths bring the homicide count for 2018 to 28.
Police are soliciting the assistance of members of the public who has information that will assist in these investigations to contact the ACP in-charge Crimes at 1784-456-1339, Officer in charge of South Central Division at 1784-458-4200 or officer in charge C.I.D at 1784-456-1810.