The body of the female that was discovered on Thursday in a bag in Richmond Hill has been positively identified by a family member as Precious Ziggy-Ann Zafhti Williams, formerly of Walvaroo, police said on Monday.
She was 17 years old.
A post-mortem examination was performed on the body on May 16, 2022.
The examination revealed that she died as a result of being inflicted with “multiple sharp injuries”.
“The Royal St. Vincent and the Grenadines Police Force (RSVGPF) thank members of the public for their assistance in identifying the deceased. Moreover, the Police High Command strongly encourages continuous cooperation and partnership between the police and the public on matters of mutual interest – especially, crimes. The High Command believes that whenever the police and public work together, it redounds to benefit of the entire society and makes our communities safer,” Police said.
The statement added that the investigation continues.