An American tourist has died after snorkeling off the coast of the capital.
Police say just after 5 p.m. Sunday (12 December) emergency personnel responded to a report of a missing snorkeler near Eden Rock, in George Town.
The police helicopter spotted a man floating in the water off Jackson Point. But marine officers were unable to resuscitate him.
Police have not released the man’s name but say he was 69-years old and visiting from the United States.