The decomposing body of an unidentified female was discovered in an unfinished house, in the upscale community of Westgate Hills, in Montego Bay, St James, on Thursday night, October 25.
Reports by the Freeport police are that on Thursday afternoon residents living in Westgate Hills smell a foul odor coming from a section of the second floor of an unfinished building.
After making checks, they stumbled upon the partially decomposing body of the unidentified female.
The body was lying on the floor of the unfinished house.
Detectives say they will now have to wait on a post-mortem examination, to determine the cause of death.