British lady, 72, is murdered in St Lucia: Pensioner is identified tied up in a pool of blood below her bed with her pet also dead at Caribbean island house
- Diana Theodore was found dead at her house in Morne Sion on Saturday morning
- The pensioner experienced moved to the Caribbean island a lot more than 30 years back
- Law enforcement are investigating the murder soon after locating her with a laceration to her head
A British lady has been killed in St Lucia with the pensioner discovered tied up in a pool of blood following to her lifeless doggy in her home on the Caribbean island.
Diana Theodore, 72, was found out at her house in Morne Sion, Choiseul, in the early hrs of Saturday morning.
The local community activist mother-of-a person had been residing in St Lucia for extra than 30 decades and was documented missing by a pal.
Diana Theodore (pictured) has been killed in St Lucia with her body identified tied up in a pool of blood below her bed
The pensioner was learned at her property in Morne Sion (pictured), Choiseul, in the early several hours of Saturday morning
A regional resident reported: ‘He arrived to us and explained he has not observed her so we all went in research of her but did not come across her.
‘We all went on the lookout to attempt to come across her as she is always at household. It is not like her not to be noticed in this little village. She was friendly and has been dwelling in Morne Sion for quite a few years now.’
Subsequent an in depth law enforcement search, Theodore was located tied beneath her mattress in a pool of blood with a laceration to her head.
Her canine was also identified dead in the home.
An additional resident said: ‘She was a really wonderful individual, every single time you see her, she would be smiling, her enamel usually out.
‘She’s this sort of a nice woman for her to have been treated that way,
‘Everybody is just in shock and really sad because she is this sort of a good girl and did not are worthy of this at all. Items like that you should not manifest in Choiseul.’
Theodore still left the Uk several several years in the past to settle in St Lucia wherever she was a community activist
Theodore remaining the Uk several many years ago to settle in St Lucia where she was a local community activist, and her daughter functions in the British isles as a university lecturer.
A Police spokesman in St Lucia explained that they are investigating the murder.
They explained: ‘We bought an early connect with right now about a lady and her pet who were being identified useless in her residence and are looking into this as a issue of urgency.’
The Saint Lucia Countrywide Have faith in (SLNT) has extended condolences to the loved ones of the deceased, describing her death as tragic and untimely.
They reported: ‘Diana was a passionate and vocal advocate for Saint Lucia’s all-natural and cultural heritage.
‘She was a long-time period member of the Have faith in who also served on Council and regularly contributed her concepts, issues, and guidance in locations of conservation and community curiosity.
‘Diana will be sorely skipped,’ the SLNT statement mentioned.