26-y-o Kishan Bayo aka “Penton” a fisherman of No. 76 Village Corentyne Berbice, has died allegedly by drowning sometime between 12:30 hours and 16:45 hours yesterday at No. 76 Village Corentyne Berbice.
Daily News was made to understand that the deceased was a heavy drinker of alcohol. He was last seen alive at around 12:30hrs yesterday at #76 Village by his father Vejai Ramnarine.
According to Ramnarine, at about 16:45hrs, he received a telephone call from someone who informed him that his stepson was seen in a drain at No. 76 Village.
Family members rushed to the scene where Bayo was found motionless in a body of water one foot deep. He was examined but no marks of violence seen.
The body was escorted to Skeldon Public Hospital and was pronounced dead on arrival by doctor on duty. Investigations are ongoing.