The Police Force has confirmed that it has commenced a search for two fishermen who have been reported missing at sea.
It is alleged that Ian Joseph and Walters Joseph of Gaulette River left Guadeloupe en route to Dominica on Tuesday 8 March 2016 on their fishing boat and have not returned since.
“The two encountered engine trouble while out at sea according to relatives here in Dominica,” Police Public Relations Officer, Pelham Jno Baptiste reported late Monday 14 March 2016.
“A report was made to the Police and the Commonwealth of Dominica Coast Guard has since made contact with neighboring law enforcement and search and rescue teams in an effort to locate the two missing Dominican fishermen. The search for Ian and Walters Joseph continues,” Jno Baptiste added.