Police Investigate Drowning of Canadian Citizen


Apr 8, 2023


The Police at Willikies are continuing to probe an apparent drowning incident of a 68 years-old Canadian male at Devil’s Bridge in the early morning hours of Saturday 8 April.

The man’s body was fished from the water by members of the Antigua and Barbuda Defence Force Coast Guard and taken to the Coast Guard Base.

A medical doctor arrived on the scene and pronounced the body dead approximately 8:42 am.

The deceased reportedly arrived in Antigua on April 3 with other family members and was staying at the Pineapple Beach Hotel. He was due to leave on April 10.


  1. Earlyn

    My condolences to his family also 🙏💯

    • Prima

      Oh my…sad!

  2. Anonymous

    Sad indeed. My condolences to his family.

  3. Swimmers Beware

    Why was he swimming at Devil’s Bridge👀. Locals know of the treacherous waters there. Visitors are strongly advised not to swim there. Are the signs no longer posted. Were they ignored??

  4. Gwen

    My condolences to you and your family 😢😓😰


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