The Guyana Police Force confirmed that on April 05, 2021 about 19:00hrs -the decomposed body of Joel Skeete was identified by his uncle Colonel Julius Skeete.
The body of the University of Guyana student who went missing on Wednesday March 31, 2021, is presently at the Ezekiel Funeral Home awaiting PME.
Skeete’s family confirmed their worst fears via social media.
Nineteen-year-old Joel Skeete of Lot 329 King Street, Republic Park, East Bank Demerara (EBD) disappeared last Wednesday evening.
He was last seen wearing a dark red jersey and a pair of dark grey jeans. He had reportedly gone to a barbershop at the Harbour Bridge Mall for a haircut, and at about 19:00h, he reportedly left the barbershop and was seen flagging down taxis to be taken home.
An investigation had been launched.