A body was found on Monday, June 15, along the shoreline in the vicinity of the Princess Margaret Hospital in Lyssons, St Thomas.
The body is of a man who is believed to have drowned.
He has been identified as 51-year-old Norbert Lewis, also known as Jookie, also from the area of Lyssons in the parish.
According to the police, at about 1:45 P.M. Lewis’s body was discovered by children who were playing in an area and stumbled upon the body.
The police were then called on the scene.
With more investigation, the police found out that Lewis was taken to the Princess Margaret Hospital on Sunday, June 14 in the evening to be treated for an underlying illness.
His family claims that he was taken to the hospital for observation and upon their return, on Monday morning they were informed that he was treated and released.
No indication of foul play says the police, St Thomas.