Latest News

10-year-old boy drowns in Manchester

Monday, December 03, 2012 | 10:33 AM    

Print this page Email A Friend!


MANDEVILLE, Manchester — The police are investigating the alleged drowning of a ten-year-old in Manchester over the weekend.

Damaine Findley of Scott’s Town, Greenvale, in the parish was found unconscious in an abandoned water tank.

Damaine left home for an undisclosed location at about 11:30am on Saturday, reports say. He was reported missing to the Mandeville Police Station by his mother when he did not return home.

A passerby later discovered Damaine in the tank.

The police were summoned and he was taken to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Like our Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/jamaicaobserver

Follow us on Twitter https://twitter.com/JamaicaObserver

ADVERTISEMENT

POST A COMMENT

HOUSE RULES

 

1. We welcome reader comments on the top stories of the day. Some comments may be republished on the website or in the newspaper – email addresses will not be published.

2. Please understand that comments are moderated and it is not always possible to publish all that have been submitted. We will, however, try to publish comments that are representative of all received.

3. We ask that comments are civil and free of libellous or hateful material. Also please stick to the topic under discussion.

4. Please do not write in block capitals since this makes your comment hard to read.

5. Please don't use the comments to advertise. However, our advertising department can be more than accommodating if emailed: advertising@jamaicaobserver.com.

6. If readers wish to report offensive comments, suggest a correction or share a story then please email: community@jamaicaobserver.com.

7. Lastly, read our Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy



comments powered by Disqus
ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT

Poll

Is it OK for the NHT to venture into businesses other than housing?
Yes
No


View Results »


ADVERTISEMENT

Today's Cartoon

Click image to view full size editorial cartoon
ADVERTISEMENT