Friday 20 September, 2019

British man vacationing in St Lucia dies of suspected electrocution

Police have issued a release on the death of Martin Ellis, a 68-year-old British national who had been vacationing in St Lucia.

The release says that, "at about 4:30 p.m. on Friday, August 16, 2019, officers responded to a report of a suspected electrocution in the general area of the John Compton Dam, Roseau.

On arrival an unresponsive male was discovered by officers. A medical practitioner was summoned to the scene, who pronounced him dead."

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"A post mortem examination is scheduled for Monday, August 19, 2019, to determine the cause of death.

An update will be provided in this matter in due course."

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