Body of 28 year old recovered PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 19 April 2013 07:35

(Apparent drowning victim surfaces)…28 year old Carlos Ramirez Morelos attempted to cross into the US April 13th.

The Mexican Citizens was making the attempt to swim across the All American Canal with his two cousins. One of the cousins reported to the Border Patrol that the victim went under water at around 1:00 am that morning and never surfaced. Deputy Coroner Stephen Green says the body resurfaced Thursday. It was found by Imperial Irrigation District employees at Drop 5 of the All American at 12:50 Thursday afternoon. Green says it appears the 28 year old drowned, but an autopsy is being performed to determine the exact cause of death.