(Antigua Observer) Police are still working to determine the identity of a male body that was discovered in a burnt white Noah van around 1:45 am yesterday.
The body and vehicle were found on a dirt road in the Yeptons area in the vicinity of Pensioners Corner.
The police say they were conducting mobile patrols in the area when they came across the burnt vehicle with the body on the front passenger seat.
Up until the time of going to press, police sources said they were following several leads which may result in the positive identification of the man.
According to sources close to the investigation, the man is believed to be a soldier attached to the Antigua & Barbuda Defence Force (ABDF).
Our newsroom also learnt that the vehicle is registered to someone residing in Bendals Village.