Jamaica Crime News, St Catherine: Portmore Youth Drown – A young man who hails from Portmore, in St Catherine, lost his life by drowning at a river in the parish of St Ann, on Saturday, June 15.
The deceased has been identified as 22-year-old Javar Carrol, Customer Care Representative of Portmore, in St Catherine.
Reports by the St Ann Bay police are that about 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, Carrol and a group of friends were swimming at a river in the area, when he met into difficulties and drowned.
The police were summoned and upon their arrival, they assisted in removing the body from the river.
Carrol was transported to hospital, where he was pronounced dead.