(TRINIDAD GUARDIAN) – Tobago Police are probing the circumstances surrounding the death of a 56-year-old man who died at French Fort, Scarborough on Monday evening after having sexual intercourse with a woman in a WASA vehicle.
The victim has been identified as Roland Reid of Signal Hill, an Estate Inspector employed with the Water and Sewerage Authority(WASA).
According to police reports around 6:20 pm, officers from the Scarborough Police Station responded to a report of a death at Smallville, French Fort, Scarborough.
When officers arrived they saw Reid seated in the driver’s seat of a car belonging to WASA. Guardian Media understands that Reid was wearing a white vest, multi-coloured underwear and a pair of grey socks at the time.
Police say the body bore no marks of violence. Reid was identified by his brother who lived a short distance away.
A 37-year-old woman told police that around 5:00 pm, after having sexual relations with Reid in the vehicle, he complained of feeling unwell and began gasping for breath, he subsequently went motionless.
District Medical Officer Dr Okali visited the scene and ordered the body removed to the Scarborough Hospital Mortuary.
An autopsy would be conducted to determine the exact cause of death.
Ag Insp Campbell of the Scarborough Police Station is continuing investigations.