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For Immediate Release:
July 05, 2013

Media Contact:
Det. Javier Baez
jjbaez@mdpd.com
(305)471-1900

   
Topic: Drowning
Case #: PD130704246222
Date & Time of Occurrence: 07/04/2013 at 7:06 p.m.
Address of Occurrence: 19400 Block of N.W. 48th Court ( Rear Lake )
  Miami, Florida
   
Victim #1:
Victim Name: Not Available, (/M)
Victim Age: Adult


Drowning


(Miami-Dade County, FL) -- 

The Miami-Dade Police Department, Homicide Bureau, is currently investigating a drowning that occurred at the above location. According to investigators, the victim was operating a personal watercraft when he fell into the water. The victim was last seen attempting to swim after the personal watercraft. Miami-Dade Fire Rescue Divers entered the water and conducted a search for the male; however, they were not successful. Miami-Dade Police Divers are currently in the water in a recovery effort. The preliminary investigation reveals the male was not wearing a life jacket.

The investigation continues.


 
Anyone with information regarding this incident is urged to contact CrimeStoppers
(305)471-TIPS (8477) or (866) 471-8477
Visit www.crimestoppersmiami.com and select “Give a Tip”
Send a text message to 274637. Enter CSMD followed by the tip information and press send.
   

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Doral, FL 33172-1500
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