Man's Body Found On Beach

Police are attempting to identify the body of a man washed ashore on a beach in Eleuthera on Saturday.

Police say there received reports around 4.55pm, from a local resident, of a body on the shoreline of a beach in Rock Sound.

When officers arrived on the scene, they found the body of a Caucasian male, lying dace down with a diving fin on one foot.

A local doctor pronounced the man dead. Investigations are continuing in the matter, however foul play is not suspected.

In other crime news, a 21-year-old man is police custody after he was found in possession of dangerous drugs.

Police say shortly after 2pm on Sunday, officers from the Mobile Division and K Unit were on patrol on Farrington Road when they observed the man acting suspiciously. The officers conducted a search of the man and found a quantity of dangerous drugs in his possession.

Investigations continue in this matter.


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