Police stopped the funeral service and cremation of Evangelical pastor Vishnu “Kitty” Lutchmansingh, as investigators probe whether the burnt remains found at his Cunupia house belongs to him.
The pastor’s last rights was scheduled to take place yesterday.
Investigators are trying to collect DNA samples from Mr. Lutchmansingh and his children to determine without a doubt that he perished in the fire at his Savary Extension Road, Las Lomas #1, home.
Preliminary reports indicate that Mr. Lutchmansingh shot committed suicide after murdering his brother Kishan Lutchmansingh on Monday at his David Toby Trace, Chin Chin Road, Cunupia, garden.
Police suspect a land dispute may have been the cause of the incident.