MIDDLE REGION - On Friday February 27th at approximately 11.20 a.m. a police patrol was sent to Middle Region # 3 to investigate strange situation.
On the scene then investigating officers could smell a very unpleasant odor from a decaying dead animal or person.
An elderly female who had not been seen for a while was living at that address. After continuously knocking at the doors and windows and not getting any response, the officers gained access into the building.
The investigating officers located the advanced decaying body of a female lying on the floor in the bathroom. The body was that of the elderly lady residing at that residence. The doctor who came to the scene determined that the lady died of natural causes. (Police Force Sint Maarten)