A St Mary businessman died Monday from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound.
The deceased is of an Albion Mountain address in the parish.
His body was found, sometime after 11am, floating in the sea with a gunshot wound to the head.
The St Mary police are investigating the incident.
A mental health/suicide helpline has been established by the Ministry of Health, in partnership with the non-governmental organisation (NGO), Choose Life International (CLI), to provide support to persons in need of assistance.
The helpline, 1-888-NEW-LIFE (1-888-639-5433), is toll-free and provides 24-hour assistance to persons with mental health issues seeking help.