The dead man has been identified as Tamradhouj Ramcharran of Richmond Village, Essequibo.
According to information received, Ramcharran is usually a friendly individual and would greet his neighbours every morning. However, residents in the area became suspicious when they had not seen the 61-year-old in two days.
As such, one of the villagers reportedly called on the man at his home and finding the door ajar, made his way in, where he found Ramcharran’s lifeless body lying on his bed.
The police were informed and according to information, the body bore no marks of violence.
A post mortem is being awaited and the deceased was taken to the Suddie Mortuary.