Wednesday 19 September, 2018

Massive search on for three missing US nationals

A typical mid-range cruise ship.

A typical mid-range cruise ship.

The police have launched a massive search for three United States nationals who have gone missing in Jamaica since Wednesday.

The visitors were last seen departing the Carnival Sensation cruise ship which docked in Ocho Rios, St Ann on Wednesday.

They have been identified as Glen Triston, 35, and Tricia Tahecia Forrester, 24, both of New York; and Clinton Hill, 42, of North Carolina.

Reports are that all three passengers boarded the ship, which departed from Miami in the US on February 26 and arrived at the Ocho Rios cruise port at about 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday

They departed the vessel at approximately 11:30 a.m. with baggage which were said to contain items for family members in Jamaica.

The police reported that about 5:30 p.m., checks were made in their rooms on the ship by a friend, and it was discovered that the three were missing.

No contact has been made with them since.