The Police have confirmed that the body of 43 year old Samuel Gunthropes, was fished out of a body of water in the Creekside area around 11:23 am on Saturday.
Reports are that the man who was formerly of Cassada Gardens was one of the three men who went fishing in the area on Friday evening around 6pm.
ZDK News understands that he went into the water to adjust one of his fishing equipment but never resurfaced.
A team of divers from Antigua and Barbuda Defence Force Coast Guard and ministry of tourism found the body of the 43yr-old man and pulled him out of the water. He was later pronounced dead.