The body of a man who allegedly drowned after being swept away by currents on Jobos beach in Isabellawas recovered by authorities in the area of the Heaps beachconfirmed the Police Bureau.
“The age (of the deceased) fluctuates between 30 to 40 years, (with an) approximate weight of 200 pounds”detailed the agent Yaritza Montalvopress officer of the Aguadilla Command of the Uniformed Forces.
Montalvo also revealed that it is understood that the person had been in the water for a short time and that his death was recent. The incident was reported at 10:10 a.m.
During the morning, the also press officer, Juan Ayalareported that an air unit of the Coast Guard spotted the body during a patrol and, after notifying state authorities, they maintained visual contact with the deceased to guide recovery efforts.
A preliminary police report indicates that a call to 9-1-1 Emergency System alerted about the incident.
The body was pulled from the water and brought to shore by police officers. United Rapid Action Forces (FURA). At this time, the Police have not offered the identity of the person.
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