Monday 14 October, 2019

Updated: Man, 21, drowns in Moruga

Updated: The Coast Guard has found the body of a 21-year-old man who drowned at a beach in Moruga on Sunday evening. 

The body of twenty-one-year-old Kesion Johnathan Rampersad was found by Coast Guard officers around 11 am on Monday.

According to reports, Rampersad was bathing at the Lanse Mitan beach with three other people when they got into difficulty around 5:30 pm.

The three others were rescued, however Rampersad did not resurface.

A search for his body was unsuccessful.

A request was made for the Coast Guard to continue a search.

The victim celebrated his 21st birthday on Sunday.

 

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