It’s being reported that police are investigating whether recent deaths of tourists at Dominican Republic resorts are linked to counterfeit liquor.  According to reports, officials are questioning who supplied alcoholic beverages drank by victims right before their deaths.  officials want to determine if the drinks had dangerous chemicals in them.  The FBI has gotten involved in the investigation.  According to a forensic science professor, the symptoms among the dead were consistent with methanol or pesticides.

Leyla Cox, 53, died last Tuesday in the Dominican Republic while on a trip to celebrate her birthday.

47 of the 114 Oklahomans reported becoming ill while vacationing in Dominican Republic.

Pennsylvania Yoga Teacher, Mother Of Three Drowns After Being Swept Out To Sea In Dominican Republic.

Recent news regarding the Dominican Republic is likely to hurt their economy as many people are canceling trips scheduled to the island along with those who refuse to visit the island because of the negative press.  People do not feel safe visiting the Dominican Republic at this time.

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Author:Miss Metropolitan Junkie

Hi! I'm Miss Metropolitan Junkie. I’m a New York City based travel and lifestyle writer. I’m also an entrepreneur. I own an online boutique called shopmissmj.com. I'm an Island Hopper and a food lover! Join me on my journey xoxo


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