Sunday 18 August, 2019

Man drowns in Tobago

Tobago police are conducting inquiries into the death of a 32-year-old man.

He has been identified as Trevaughn Phillips, of Bay Ridge, Delaford.

According to reports, around midday on Saturday, Phillips was with a friend at Kings Bay when he encountered difficulties in the waters.

While he was seen going under the waves, his friend responded quickly and Phillips was brought to shore.

However, he was unresponsive.

The police and paramedics were notified, however he died.

The body was viewed by a district medical officer, who made certain pronouncements, before ordering its removal.

A post mortem is expected to be conducted.

Roxborough police are continuing investigations.

More on this as it becomes available.

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