Elderly man dies at Brownes Beach
Police are investigating the unnatural death of 73-year-old Oscar Holford of Bannister Land, Martindale’s Road, St Michael.
According to police spokesman, Acting Station Sergeant Roland Cobbler, preliminary investigations suggest that the deceased and a friend went to Brownes Beach, St Michael, for their regular swim at about 5:30 this morning.
Whilst in the water the friend observed the deceased slumped and unresponsive.
Police say that foul play is not suspected at this time, but they will await the results of an autopsy to guide investigations into the matter.