Police have confirmed that the female body found down a precipice in the Heights of Aripo, is that of 23-year-old, Andrea Bharatt.
Just after noon today, Bharatt’s body was found in an advanced state of decomposition.
She had been missing since January 29.
In a statement this afternoon police said confirmed the find, adding that ‘based on the clothing on the body, relatives have confirmed that it is Andrea Bharatt’.
Several units within the TTPS, the Defence, hunters and members of the public have been searching for Ms Bharatt for the past seven days. Several persons of interest are in police custody. Investigations are continuing.
Relatives and senior police officers were on the scene of the discovery.
Three people, including one woman, are in police custody as they investigate Bharatt’s death. A fourth suspect is warded at the Intensive Care Unit at hospital.