Detectives attached to the Denham Town Police Station are investigating the discovery of the body of a man in the sea in the vicinity of Ocean Boulevard, Kingston.

It is of dark complexion, medium build and about 5 feet 8 inches long. The body, which appears to be in its late thirties, was clad in burgundy underwear.

According to a report from the police, the body was found at about 12:30 p.m. on Wednesday.

The Denham Town Police are asking anyone who can assist in identifying the body to contact them at 948-6443, the 119 emergency number or the nearest police station.