The body of Luann Roberts, a family court counsellor, was discovered on Sunday 1 May in Buccament and a man is now in police custody helping with the investigation.
Police found Roberts’ body in a car parked just seconds away from the Buccament Secondary School.
Police on the island were conducting a search after receiving information that the woman’s life was in danger when they made the discovery.
Ronald Roberts, a man who had lived with the deceased, has been taken into custody by police on the island.
As per law enforcement, Roberts is assisting the police in their investigation of the death of the 40-year-old court counsellor.
Roberts’s death is the 11th homicide for 2022.
Homicides for 2022
Saturday 1 January Joseph Michael McKie
Saturday 22 January Joshua Pompey
Saturday 29 January Kevin George
Saturday, 5 February Renaldo Hamilton
Monday 14 February Ella Cordice
Thursday 3 March Owen Stoddard
Sunday 27 March Andy Baptiste
Sunday 10 April Jeremiah Daniel
Friday 29 April Vandyke Duke & Kishroy Duke
Sunday 1 May Luann Roberts