Venezuelan Drowns in Castle Bruce

images (2)The police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of 43 year old Julio Araujo, a Venezuelan national residing at Castle Bruce.

He was employed on the Rosalie to Petite Soufriere link road project.

Araujo, who resides at Castle Bruce,  was having a Sunday afternoon swim at the Castle Bruce beach with some friends when a strong current pulled him away from the shore.

Those who witnessed the incident said before they could do anything to help, Araujo disappeared for about 20 minutes and by the time he re-appeared,  it was too late to save him.

A coroner’s inquest will be convened and a post mortem will follow.

In other news;

The police are seeking for the public’s assistance into the death of a Fond Cole man.

A coroner’s inquest will also be convened and a post mortem will follow.

Anyone with information on this crime or any other incident, is asked to call the police hint line on telephone number 1800-4468, or Crime Stoppers on 1800-8477.

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