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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.