Investigation into Canadian woman's death in Jamaica

Police in Jamaica are investigating the death of a 53-year-old Canadian woman, whose body was found Monday afternoon.

A report on the Jamaica Observer website says the woman has been identified as Shirley Lewis-McFarlane, who is reportedly from Aurora, Ont.

The cause of death is not yet known.

However, the Observer says the body of Lewis-McFarlane was found in a bedroom in a house in the north shore community of Saint Ann with bruises to her face.

Police said there were no signs of forced entry to the house where she was staying.

Lewis-McFarlane had reportedly arrived in the island recently and it's believed she visited the island on numerous occasions.

 

Graphic: ezilon.com

Leave a comment:

· Subscribe to comments
Be the first to comment here. You DO NOT need to be a member to comment.

Share this article:

News Videos

CJAD NOW...

Latest News

  • "Grand Derangement" today

    Municipal unions have declared today the day of the "Grand Derangement" - the Big Disruption. Several thousand workers will be off the job to protest the provincial government's pension reform bill. Read More
  • UPDATE: Grey Rocks resort gutted by fire

    Arson is strongly suspected in a fire that destroyed the old Grey Rocks resort in the Laurentians last night. Read More