The body was found in Pont Cassé

The police have identified the body of a man found in Pont Cassé on Carnival Monday.

He is 51-year-old Alexis Joseph of the Kalinago Territory.

Police PRO, Inspector Pellam Jno Baptiste said about 10:25 am on Monday, February 12 2018, the St. Joseph police responded to information which resulted in the discovery of Joseph’s lifeless body.

He said the body was discovered in a shallow river.

He was officially pronounced dead by a medical doctor at the St. Joseph Health Center, Jno Baptiste said.

A coroner’s inquest will be convened in the matter.

In the Kalinago Territory, Joseph was known as “Ti-Cokes” and he lived in the Corona area.

 

Onlookers on the scene