Maracas Police

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.