“From the examination carried out on the spot, it was not immediately verified that there were indications that could make one suspect intervention by third parties, and it is also not possible to indicate a probable cause of death”, clarified the police authority in a written response to questions posed by Lusa.

The body was found on Saturday morning, in agricultural land located next to a viewpoint, in Ribeira Brava, municipality in the western part of Madeira.

“Regarding the identity of the corpse, it was not possible to certify it due to its high state of decomposition, we only know at the moment that it corresponds to a male individual”, says the PSP.

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