Cozumel, Q.R. — Drowning has been said the likely cause of death after a man was found floating face down in a rocky area of Cozumel. The man’s body was seen near the shore by patrolling officers early Sunday morning.
Cozumel officers with the island’s Vive Seguro operations made the discovery at 1:28 a.m. Sunday in front of the Isla de las Golondrinas boardwalk. The body was hung up between rocks in an area filled with sargassum.
Municipal police requested assistance from medical personnel who arrived to remove the body from the sea. The man’s identity remains unknown.