Police have confirmed that three men have been reported missing at sea.
According to a report from Superintendent of Police, Richmond Valentine investigations are ongoing into the circumstances surrounding the disappearance of the three men.
Superintendent Valentine said missing are: Brenton Christian of Bath Estate; Noel Lawrence of River Street and; a male foreign national whose identity is unknown.
“On Sunday 12th January, 2019 at 2 pm a report was made at the Coast Guard Base,” Superintendent Valentine stated.
“According to the complainant he received a call about midnight on 11th January, 2019 that the men were in distress on a boat named “Tsunami” about 48 miles west of Dominica. The complainant went in search of the boat and the occupants which proved futile,” Superintendent Valentine reported.
Searches were conducted by; the Dominica Coast Guard; Maritime Rescue Coordinating Center (MRCC) and; the Regional Security System (RSS) however, neither the boat nor the occupants have been found.