Monday 16 September, 2019

Man dies after ingesting poisonous substance

Police are investigating a suspected suicide of a 48-year-old St. Michael man. 

The deceased has been identified as Ezric Francis of Chelston Avenue who reportedly died today, Sunday, May 26 around 3pm. 

Police responded to the mentioned address at 10 am where it was reported that the deceased had ingested a poisonous substance. 

He was transported to QEH by ambulance and was later pronounced dead. A plastic cup with a green substance was recovered from the residence along with a container containing a similar substance.  

This is substance Francis is believed to have ingested, however the name of the poison was not identified.  

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