Orlando Moore and Portia Ravenelle have been purported to return to New York from the Dominican Republic on March 27, mentioned Moore’s half-sister, Lashay Turner, who mentioned she reported him lacking two days later after the couple did not return.
Duran Mejia mentioned an unconscious girl, who matches the outline of Portia Ravenelle, was discovered on the highway to the worldwide airport in Santa Domingo on that day.
The girl, who did not have identification, was transported to the intensive care unit on the Physician Dario Contreras Hospital and died eight days later, on April 4.
On March 31, the physique of a person becoming the outline of Orlando Moore was discovered at sea close to Sans Souci, Duran Mejia mentioned.
The physique was present in a complicated stage of decomposition and had a tattoo that learn “Milano” on its proper arm.
The our bodies have been fingerprinted and are within the means of being recognized. Autopsies are pending.
Authorities consider the couple’s rental automotive plunged into the ocean within the early hours of March 27 as they have been on their strategy to catch a flight house.
A evaluate of the airport surveillance cameras revealed that the couple by no means made it contained in the airport constructing.
Fishermen reported a automobile within the ocean, in line with Duran Mejia. Divers haven’t been in a position to establish the automobile due to tough seas.
Authorities mentioned earlier Tuesday there is no such thing as a proof of foul play within the disappearance of the couple, who have been vacationing within the Caribbean nation.