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Body of Canadian Man Found Floating in the Gulf of Thailand Near Laem Chabang Sea Port

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CHONBURI – Police in the Central Province of Chonburi have reported that have recovered the body of a Canadian man was found floating in the sea near the Laem Chabang deep-sea port in Chonburi’s Si Racha district on Wednesday morning.

The Laem Chabang police station was alerted by local fishermen at 8am after they spotted a body.

Police and rescue workers from the Sawang Pratheep Si Racha Foundation took about half an hour to retrieve the body, which was found floating four kilometres from the shore.

Police later identified the man, aged 46, and alerted the Canadian embassy in Bangkok to inform his relatives of the death. A doctor determined the man had died about four days ago.

His body was sent for a post-mortem at the Laem Chabang Hospital

Source: The Nation