THA Chief Secretary Charles saddened by drownings at Argyle Waterfall

THA Chief Secretary, Kelvin Charles, has expressed sadness at the drowning deaths of two teenagers at Argyle Falls yesterday.

In an official statement released last night, the THA Chief extends condolences to the friends and families of the youngsters, noting that he was deeply affected by the tragedy.

Mr Charles reportedly visited the families of 15-year-old Kharisha Thompson and 19-year-old Chrislon Walters, last night.

The full text of his statement, follows…


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PDP sends condolences on Argyle Falls tragedy

Condolences continue to pour in for the families and friends mourning the tragic passing of 15-year-old Kharisha Thompson and 19-year-old Chrislon Walters, over the weekend.

The latest expressions of comfort have come from the Progressive Democratic Patriots (PDP), who say there are no words which can bring comfort to those grieving the youngsters’ untimely deaths at Argyle Falls.

The PDP also stated that psycho-social support should be given—as quickly as possible—to all those connected to the tragedy, who need support for any PTSD they may be experiencing.