The body of a Bermudan man was discovered with his hands bound and mouth gagged in bushes in St James on Tuesday morning.

Police have identified the deceased as 55-year-old James Raynor, a Bermudan national who also lives in Bogue, St James.

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According to reports, Raynor’s body was discovered with apparent gunshot wounds in the nearby bushes of the Ironshore community by residents.

Police theorize that the man was killed elsewhere, and his body subsequently dumped in the Ironshore area.