A Maryland couple visiting the Dominican Republic has been discovered useless on the resort the place they have been staying.
Members of the family of Cynthia Day, 49, and Nathaniel Holmes, 63, informed NBC Washington that the engaged couple had been vacationing on the island this week.
Day’s sister, Sonya Jackson, mentioned the U.S. Embassy confirmed their deaths, based on the NBC information station. The reason for loss of life was not instantly disclosed, however the native newspaper Dominican Right now reported that there have been no indications of violence.
They have been attributable to return dwelling Thursday.
“It ought to have by no means occurred,” Holmes’ daughter, Dajuan Holmes-Hamilton, informed NBC Washington.
Stories of their deaths got here days after a Delaware lady claimed in a Fb put up that she had been brutally overwhelmed whereas on trip in January on the Majestic Class resort within the Dominican Republic.
“The subsequent eight hours introduced me ache and concern,” Tammy Lawrence-Daley wrote. “I used to be strangled a number of occasions to unconsciousness. My lifeless physique was drug down concrete stairs to an underground waste water space. I used to be kicked within the head, I used to be overwhelmed with a membership. After which strangled once more for the kill; at which era he disposed of my physique into an space I confer with because the ‘gap’. I used to be unconscious a number of occasions throughout this savage assault, so I don’t know what else was performed to me throughout that point. One way or the other I survived.”