The son of a Deputy Commissioner of Police has been murdered and his home burglarized on the night of his demise. Assistant Superintendent of Police, Alejandro Cowo says that his body was found at about two a.m. Sunday morning.
ASP ALejandro Cowo: “Hattieville Police visited a road that leads from Mahogany Heights to La Democracia Village where they observed a blue in color Volkswagen. Inside of the vehicle there was the motionless body of a male person who was seated on the driver’s side of the vehicle. The person had what appeared to be a gunshot wound to the back of his head and the bullet went through the front side of his face and then exited through the windshield of the vehicle. The body was later identified as that of Noel Leal Jr. of #13 Ceaser St. Ladyville Village. Yes just after the discovery of his body family members reported to the Police that they found the house slightly opened; one of the doors. Upon Police inspecting the house on #13 Ceaser St. they went into the residence and observed that the residence was ransacked. Up to now the family cannot ascertain as to what was stolen from inside of the house. Yes we understand that there is a few items that are missing but we cannot establish exactly what all missing from the house.”
The police believe Noel Leal was killed inside his car while in the La Democracia area.