Couva man charged with Venezuelan woman’s murder

    Joanna Sanchez-Diaz.

    A 36-year-old Couva man is expected to appear virtually in court today, charged with the murder of Venezuelan national, Joanna Sanchez-Diaz.

    The 33-year-old victim, who lived at Buen Intento Road, Princes Town, was last seen on August 28th.

    The accused was arrested in connection with her disappearance on September 4th, and officers found her body in a cesspit in Couva one day later.

    The exact date of her death has not yet been determined.