Doctor found dead at home

September 15, 2017 8:07 AM

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The police yesterday said they were investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a medical doctor whose body was found in her bedroom at her home on Cunningham Avenue, Kingston 5, on Wednesday.

A news release from the police's Corporate Communications Unit (CCU) said that the body of 40-year-old Dr Sonya-Kay Forbes was found by a relative about 7:19 pm.

“Forbes was seen lying on the floor of her bedroom with a stab wound to her abdomen. She was taken to hospital where she was pronounced dead,” the CCU said.

Dr Forbes had been a contestant in the Miss Jamaica World contest in 1999.

Detectives assigned to the St Andrew Central Police Division are investigating.


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