Last updated Tuesday, 22 December 2020, 7:45 by Denis Chabrol
Retired Anglican priest George Chuck-a-Sang has been beaten and stabbed to death at his home on Vlissengen Road, Lodge, Georgetown, police said Tuesday.
His daughter, Renata Chuck-a-Sang, told police that after she failed to reach her 82-year-old father again by phone and WhatsApp, she and current Priest Monsell Alves later went to his residence and discovered his body. “As a result she accompanied the said Priest to her father’s home where Alves opened his office door, where her father lived and went up an internal staircase to the upper apartment of the house, where they discovered her father’s body lying in dumb on the floor covered with a white brief. ”, said the police.
Investigators said what appeared to be seven stab wounds were found on his body. and her forehead appeared to be swollen.
Ms Chuck-a-Sang said she last spoke with her father around 8 AM on December 18 but failed to reach him via WhatsApp around 3 PM on December 21 and his phone rang out.
An autopsy would be conducted to officially determine the cause of death.
He was appointed a member of the Land Rights Commission of Inquiry in 2017 by then President David Granger.