Family of another American who died in Dominican seeks answers

Early autopsy results so far inconclusive for 3 Americans who died at Dominican Republic resort

Early autopsy results so far inconclusive for 3 Americans who died at Dominican Republic resort

"We are continuing to investigate the exact cause of death", Bullock said in a statement sent to People magazine.

David Harrison, 45, of Maryland, died last July at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino while visiting the Caribbean country, and The Washington Post reported that autopsy results show that Harrison's cause of death was a heart attack.

"[Daniel] said one moment [Miranda was] taking pictures, smiling, happy and the next moment, in extreme pain and collapsing... she had no known health issues that I knew of".

"He was fine. He and his wife arrived there at around midnight on April 10". "He had blood in his urine and stool right afterward".

'We have so many questions, ' she said. "We don't want this to happen to anyone else".

But despite her wishes, it has.

Wallace's death was among several recently reported among tourists to the Dominican Republic.

On top of a sort of sudden-death syndrome at Dominican resorts - liquor consumed at hotel minibars is a primary suspect - the shooting of former Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz Sunday night outside a Santo Domingo club has focused new attention on violence in his homeland.

On May 25, 41-year-old Miranda Schaup-Werner from Pennysylvania died in her room at Grand Bahia Principe Hotel La Romana in Punta Cana.

As per the office of Dominican Republic, an autopsy on Schaup-Werner revealed that she suffered from pulmonary edema, heart attack, and respiratory failure.

Edward Holmes and Cynthia Day were celebrating their engagement before they both died in their room at the Bahia Principe sister resort. She was staying at the Luxury Bahia Principe Bouganville hotel.

The Dominican Republic Tourism Ministry said it extended condolences to the families and friends of those affected in the tragic events that were reported in the country.

Bullock said honest exams are anticipated to be bustle on the couple to shed fresh gentle on what killed them as they vacationed on the Giant Bahia Principe La Romana Resort in San Pedro de Macoris on the southeast fly of the Dominican Republic.

"We have some reporters on the ground that are assisting us in gathering information that might be available", he told AFP.

Although no details have been released surrounding the death of Holmes and Day, Schaupp-Werner's husband said she died suddenly in her hotel room after having a drink from the in-room minibar.

Harrison's wife, Dawn McCoy, told WTOP that her husband started to feel sick, went to bed and later woke up drenched in sweat.

There have been other reports in the past year of American tourists becoming ill while visiting the Dominican Republican.

"People report food-borne illnesses but it's possible that they experienced some other type of contamination", said Patrick Quade, founder of, adding that he had consulted with scientists with regards to the findings. The family has yet to learn what his cause of death is, his niece said.

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