Sunday 15 September, 2019

Man drowns at Chaguaramas Boardwalk after argument with relative

Photo courtesy: Chaguaramas Development Authority

Photo courtesy: Chaguaramas Development Authority

A 58-year-old man is dead after he got into difficulty in waters at the Chaguaramas Boardwalk on Monday.

Police say around 12:20 am, Ricardo Chinnon of Term Drive, Diego Martin, was sitting on a bench at the Boardwalk with a female relative.

The two were having a discussion which escalated into an argument.

According to reports, Chinnon suddenly walked into the sea and swam out.

While in the waters he experienced difficulties and went under.

Moments later, his body resurfaced in the shallow waters.

The police and paramedics were notified, however, Chinnon was pronounced dead

Western Division police are continuing inquiries.

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