Police in Kingstown have intensified their investigation into the disappearance of a Trinidadian boat captain whose body was found on Friday, two days after he went missing.

A missing person report had been made for Alexis McLean, 53, of Trinidad after he was last seen sometime between 7 p.m. and 8 p.m. Wednesday.

His body was discovered sometime just before 7 p.m. Friday floating on the water at Kingstown Wharf.

Police have so far offered no theories about how McLean died.

Sources tell iWitness News that McLean is said to have arrived as captain of C. Elizabeth II, an inter-island vessels that transport goods between Kingstown and Port of Spain.