Third Squad Detectives are investigating an incident that occurred on Monday, August 05, 2019 at 2:27 pm in Manorhaven.
According to detectives, a male, 61, and his friend went to Manorhaven Park located at 150 Manorhaven Boulevard. The 61 year old male decided to go swimming while his male friend, 43, remained on the beach. A short time later, the male on the beach was unable to see his friend. He entered the water and located the male floating face down. He attempted to remove his friend but needed assistance and notified a lifeguard in the pool area. The aided was removed from the water and transported by Port Washington Fire Department to an area hospital. He was pronounced deceased by a staff physician at 3:06 pm.
The investigation is ongoing and the name of the deceased is being withheld at this time.
Details by: Det. Healey/3rd Sqd. 08/05/19/2205/8688