police do not crossThree men are being questioned by police in connection with the body of a man discovered in Providence near the community of Laudat.

The dead man has been identified as Richard Lazare, 50, of Trafalgar.

Police PRO, Inspector John Carbon, reports that the dead man was found about 30 feet in bushes from the main road at around 3:00 pm on Wednesday.

There were multiple injuries on the body, he said.

The body was transported to the Princess Margaret Hospital where it was examined by a medical practitioner and pronounced dead.

A coroner’s inquest will be convened to be followed by a post mortem examination to determine the cause of death.

The names of the men being questioned were not released as they have not been charged with any crime.