Police have confirmed the death of young man over the weekend in the Saddler’s area. An autopsy will be performed on the twenty three (23) year old male to determine the cause of death.
Marcus Rubaine of Saddlers and one other person went diving at Lavington Bay at about 7 a.m. Sometime later, Rubaine experienced difficulty at sea and drowned. His body was removed from the water by a civilian, brought to the shore and the Emergency Medical Services was summoned, the Police press release from September 9 stated.
He was pronounced dead at the scene.
The release also indicated that initial reports to authorities suggested an apparent drowning.
The incident happened last Saturday, September 7.