A decomposing body found at a home in Febeau Village, San Juan, has been identified as Hamilton James, 63.

A neighbour looking for the source of a foul stench in the area found the body in the yard of the house at around 4 pm on Monday. Nearby residents told police they had not seen James for several weeks. The body was viewed by his two sons, ages 22 and 15

Police said the body although partially decomposed bore no noticeable marks of violence and there and checks inside his home indicated that it had not been disturbed. James lived alone.

Reporter: Rhondor Dowlat