Canadian tourist drowns in the east
A Canadian tourist drowned off a beach in Punta Cana yesterday, Tuesday, 19 April 2016
According to the National Police, the victim was 56-year old Stephen Harry Richie and the medical examiner confirmed the cause of death as drowning.
The Police said that he was swimming in the sea when he started indicating that he was in difficulties. Lifeguards went in after him, pulled him out and gave him first aid before taking him to a hospital but he was dead on arrival.
Richie arrived in the country on 12 April with his wife, 55-year old Darlene Marie Richie.
Source: DR1, Elcaribe
April 22, 2016
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