No suspicious circumstances
WHITSUNDAY Police have confirmed there are no suspicious circumstances in relation to the death of an elderly man in a Cannonvale Park last Friday. Police were called to the park along Cannonvale’s Coral Esplanade about 2.30pm. Police have also expressed concern about rumours in relation to the incident. A police spokesperson said people had called the Whitsunday Station and were commenting on social media, causing unnecessary panic. “Out of respect for the grieving family, police will not elaborate on the incident any further but confirm there were no suspicious circumstances,” the spokesperson said.