Sr CITIZEN DROWNS AT BROWNE’S BEACH
Police await a post mortem on the suspected drowning of 75 year old ERROL THORPE from GROVES, ST. GEORGE whose lifeless body was recovered from the water at the Browne’s Beach, St Michael about 2:30pm on Saturday August 3rd, 2019.
It was about 2:30 Saturday afternoon, when police responded to a report at Browne’s Beach, St Michael how a man was seen floating face down in the water. On their arrival, the victim was retrieved from the water by lifeguards on duty who administered CPR. He was taken to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital by ambulance where he was pronounced dead.
Anyone who may have information related to this incident is asked to contact Hastings Police Station at 430-7608 your Hotline of 211, Crime Stoppers 1800-8477(TIPS) or your nearest Police Station.
- Rodney Inniss – Insp. (Ag);
Public Relations Officer