Shortly after 10 AM yesterday Steven Ramkisson, of Claxton Bay contacted police, and told them that he saw a body floating In the Sea, at Claxton Bay.
Fire services and the Air and rescue team, were contacted.
They reportedly went to the area and carried out investigations.
Sometime later they discovered the body and brought it to shore.
The body was identified as 75 year old Batiyia Seecheran of Sookoo Tr, Claxton Bay.
Homicide has not been ruled out pending Autopsy at Forensic Science Centre.