Body of 27-year-old man who disappeared in Mayaro waters Sunday, discovered on shore

The body of a 27-year-old man has been discovered on the sea-shore in Mayaro.

It's believe that he drowned after disappearing in the water on Sunday.

Police have identified the man as Trevin Lalla of Balmain, Couva.

He was discovered around 6.30 am on by a passerby, in the vicinity of JR Animal Farm, Grand Lagoon, Mayaro.

The Mayaro police were then contacted.

Lalla went missing around 4.45pm on Sunday while bathing with friends in the vicinity of New Lands Village, Guayaguayare beach. 

Relatives said that Lalla did not know how to swim.

Body washes ashore at Maracas Bay

The body of a woman washed ashore at Maracas Bay this morning.

According to reports, officers of the Maracas Police station were alerted that the lifeless body of a woman in a bathing suit had washed up on the beach around 5:30 am

It is believed that the woman may have gone for a late night sea bath when she got into difficulty.

The body was removed from the scene and taken to the Forensic Sciences Centre where a post mortem would be done pending identification.