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USNY woman, 53, died on vacation in Dominican Republic; son demands answers

12:25  14 june  2019
12:25  14 june  2019 Source:   foxnews.com

American had died days before couple at same Dominican Republic resort, hotel says

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Cox, 53 , of New Brighton, traveled to the popular tourist destination on Wednesday, June 5, and was expected to return on June 12, according to her son , William Cox. “My family wanted her to not go on this vacation ,” he said. “I truly believe if my mother was not in the Dominican Republic , she would

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A New York woman, 53, is the latest American tourist to die in the Dominican Republic, long one of the top Caribbean destinations for U.S. travelers.

Leyla Cox of New Brighton went on vacation June 5 and was expected to return on June 12, as The Staten Island Advance reported.

Cox, who had traveled alone before, was found dead of a heart attack in her hotel room, according to the news outlet.

California man died in April at Dominican Republic resort after drink from hotel room minibar, family says

California man died in April at Dominican Republic resort after drink from hotel room minibar, family says A fourth U.S. tourist died after he fell critically and suddenly ill at an all-inclusive resort in the Dominican Republic about a month before three others died in their rooms, Fox News has learned. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"], function (medianetNativeAdOnArticle) { medianetNativeAdOnArticle.getMedianetNativeAds(true); }); Robert Bell Wallace, 67, of California, became ill almost immediately after he had a scotch from the room minibar at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino resort in Punta Cana, his niece, Chloe Arnold, told Fox News on Sunday.

A Baltimore woman said that her son mysteriously died on a vacation in the Dominican Republic in 2018, adding that she decided to speak out after seeing reports of Annette Wedington told WJZ in an exclusive last week that she wants answers after her son , Terrence Richmond, died in Jarabacoa.

Leyla Cox, of New Brighton, died on June 10, just one day after celebrating her 53 rd birthday, her The 25-year-old said his family begged Cox to cancel her planned vacation to the popular tourist Cox is the seventh known tourist to have died from a mysterious illness at a Dominican Republic resort

“We can confirm the death of U.S. citizen Leyla Cox in the Dominican Republic on June 11. Out of respect for family members and loved ones we cannot comment further,” a State Department official confirmed to Fox News.

So far, at least six American tourists have died under oddly similar circumstances -- four this year, two last year -- in the Dominican Republic, a rash of deaths of seemingly healthy people.

“I am overwhelmed and confused and in shock,” William, 25, her only child, said. “With everything going on in the news right now, we think she’s a casualty of what’s been happening."

His mom’s coworker posted a tribute on Facebook.

Peggy McGinley Reilly wrote: “She turned 53 on Saturday. I want the world to know, that another US Citizen passed away in this vacation destination, that as far as I know is not being held accountable for the past transgressions. Hopefully this will be investigated.”

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A California man is the latest American tourists to have died at a resort in the Dominican Republic , making him the fourth mysterious Thirty members of the family took off for the Dominican Republic to be in place for Tickenoff’s wedding on April 14. A bottle of scotch from the minibar in his room at the

Another American tourist dies during Dominican Republic vacation . Six American tourists have mysteriously died in recent months at resorts in the Dominican Republic . The FBI is helping local authorities investigate these deaths.

On Wednesday, Dominican tourism officials said they wanted to reassure U.S. tourists that U.S. federal agents and health specialists have been taking an active role investigating the deaths.

NY woman, 53, died on vacation in Dominican Republic; son demands answers
The Tourism Ministry said it wanted to “extend its sincerest condolences to the families and friends of those affected in the tragic events that have been reported over the last few weeks in the country.”

The FBI was conducting deeper analyses of toxicological results, warning that conclusions may take up to a month and urging “patience during this process.”

Leyla’s son said his family didn’t have the money to figure out any mysteries over his mother’s death.

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“They’ve put me against a wall where I don’t have a choice,” he said. “Our own toxicology report would cost copious amounts of money.”

He added, “I have to get her ashes back.”

Fox News’ Elizabeth Llorente contributed to this report.

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