Drowning death of Dominica national is under police investigation; victim’s identity not yet made public

The alleged drowning of a Dominican man is being investigated by the Police.

Sources say the incident occurred today, February 13, just off the east coast of Antigua and in the vicinity of Bird Island.  Reportedly, it was reported to the Parham Police Station at around 1:40 p.m.

The name of the victim is being withheld at this time; however, information on the circumstances surrounding the incident will be provided as it comes to hand.