Man drowns in Vieux Fort

By SNO Staff

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Police are investigating the death of a 27-year-old man whose body was discovered in Black Bay early this morning.

The victim has been identified Julius Bourgeois of Blackbay, Augier. His body was discovered at about 7:45.a.m.

It is believed that Bourgeois drowned after suffering an epileptic seizure while crossing a river.

Vieux Fort Police have said Bourgeois had a history of epilepsy and foam was seen coming from his mouth, when his body was discovered.

Bourgeois was pronounced dead at the scene by a medical doctor.

Foul play is not suspected in his death.

A post mortem examination is expected shortly.

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8 comments

  1. respect to the max,you were a real hard working man

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  2. my lovable wayne full of charms.you will be missed. RIP

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  3. rip wayne

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  4. Marie Gloria Kidd.

    Rest in perfect peace Wayne . Will always remember you

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  5. Rip wayne u will surely be missed by many...will miss our moments of laughter an jokes

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  6. My sweet Wayne, I will surely miss you, your kind ways and welcoming smile. We will always have our memories by the river. RIP hun.

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