Tuesday 15 October, 2019

70-y-o falls backward off wall and dies

Andrew Maynard’s drinking session today was his last.

This evening his family and friends were left grieving the loss of their loved one.

Police are investigating the death of Andrew Rosevelt Maynard, 70 years of Sargeant Street, St. John, which occurred sometime after 1:00 pm whilst at Sargeant Street, St. John.

Preliminary investigations revealed that at around 1:50 pm today, Maynard was sitting on a wall structure by a standpipe in the area drinking alcohol when he fell backward, striking the back of his neck.

He was subsequently pronounced dead at the scene.

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