Drowning suspected after elderly man dies in St ThomasSunday, August 11, 2019
ST THOMAS, Jamaica — An elderly man died on Saturday while swimming at a beach in St Thomas.
He has been identified as 70-year-old Norval Campbell , a plumber of Golden Spring in St Andrew.
The Morant Bay police report that Campbell was swimming with church members about 12:30 pm when he reportedly encountered difficulties and had to be assisted to shore.
He was pronounced dead at hospital.
Police officers are investigating.