The Bermuda Police Service (BPS) has confirmed the death of 28-year-old Morissa Moniz, who was tragically stabbed to death in what has been described as an early morning domestic dispute.

Police discovered the woman’s “lifelessnbody” at a Smith’s Parish home just before 3am on Thursday, November 11.

A BPS spokesman said: “Miss Moniz was found in an unresponsive state after police responded to a reported domestic incident. She was later pronounced dead at the scene by an on-call physician.

“The investigation into this matter remains ongoing and anyone with information is asked to contact Acting Detective Inspector Jason Smith on 717-0864. Alternatively, you may call 211, the main police number, 295-0011 or, Crime Stoppers on 800-8477.”

Meanwhile, a 37-year-old man has been arrested in connection with this incident. He is expected to appear in court this week.