Suspected drowning of baby in bathwater in Portmore

ST CATHERINE, Jamaica - The police are probing the suspected drowning of a toddler at his home in Bridgeport in Portmore, St Catherine on Tuesday.

The deceased has been identified as one-year-old Benton Cohall Jr.

According to reports, about 12:50 pm, Benton was at home with his parents when he was discovered, lying face-down in a bath pan of water.

He was taken to hospital where he was pronounced dead.

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