Sunday 8 December, 2019

Body found off Chacachacare identified as Felicity man

The body which was found in the waters off Chacachacare on Saturday has been identified.

The deceased, police said, has been identified as Hakoor Rampersad.

He was last seen alive by family members last week when he left Felicity with a friend to go on a fishing trip.

Officers were told that Rampersad and his friend had been drinking alcohol while on board the fishing vessel.

Rampersad’s friend told officers that Rampersad was sitting at the side of the boat and had fallen off. 

An autopsy was performed Monday at the Forensic Science Center in St James. 

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