Canadian Jean Caroche 65, Found Dead by Marine Police in Pattaya

Chiang Rai Times

Mr. Caroche was found floating face-down between Koh Larn and Koh Jun



PATTAYA – Marine Police have found the body of a 65-year-old Canadian, Jean Caroche who had been missing since Tuesday after renting a boat in Pattaya. His body was found floating off Koh Larn, a popular island off the resort town, on Thursday.

Mr. Caroche wasfound floating face-down between Koh Larn and Koh Jun, said Pol Lt Veerayut Kangkala, a duty officer at Pattaya police station in Chon Buri, who was alerted around 11.30am on Thursday.

His girlfriend Alusa Sondee, told police Mr. Caroche had rented a boat from a stall on the beach on Tuesday.

When hehad not returned toshore bythe evening she becameworried and asked local peopleto help find him. They searched but found only the empty rented boat.

Police have contacted the Canadian embassy tonotify his relatives.

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