The suspected drowning victim at Anse La Raye has been identified as Josana Haynes, 17, of the Morne, Castries.
According to information reaching the Times, Haynes was with some friends at the Ti Kaye beach when tragedy struck.
Attempts were reportedly made by someone on the scene who is trained in CPR to resuscitate the teenager, but he succumbed.
It is reported that the incident occurred at about 3:45 PM.
Reliable sources have told the Times that it seems likely that foul play will be ruled out.