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BODY FOUND IN MATURA: MAN FOUND DEAD IN POND
REPORT BY EXPRESS:
THE body of an elderly man was recovered at the bottom of a pond near his home in Matura on Saturday.
Police suspect that John Fortune, of Toco Road, Matura, wandered off and fell into the pond and drowned.
Fortune, who was in his 70’s, suffered from Parkinson’s Disease, police were told.
He was last seen by a neighbour around 7 p.m. Friday walking along Mendoza Street, Matura.
Fortune was clad only in pair of boxers, and carried a knife in his hand.
Later when the neighbour was unable to find Fortune, he made a missing person’s report to the Matura police.
Cpl James and other officers together with villagers formed a search party for Fortune.
The knife was seen near the pond, but Fortune could not be found.
On Saturday morning, villagers again formed a search party, and the body was recovered in the pond.
The body, which was positively identified by Fortune’s close friend, Ainsley Charles.
A post mortem is expected to be done on Monday at the Mount Hope Medical Complex mortuary.
Cpl James is continuing investigations
We are still working on getting more details about the death, as a family statement on the death is yet to be released.