Friday, December 15, 2017

Two bodies pulled from the Gulf of Paria

King's Wharf, San Fernando, where one of the bodies was recovered on Saturday.

THE Coast Guard helped pulled two bodies from the Gulf of Paria, off Port of Spain and San Fernando, on Saturday.

Law enforcement was contacted at around 8.05 a.m. that a body was seen floating in the water near the breakfast shed near the Hyatt.

The Coast Guard recovered the body at 950 a.m and handed it over to police.

The body was identified as that of Lionel George, 86, of George Street, Port of Spain.

At 6.30p.m, the coast guard retrieved the body of a man off King's Wharf San Fernando.

The body was identified as that of O'Neil Ramsaroop, 29, whose address was not immediately known.

Autopsies will be performed to determine the cause of death.