This sad incident happened over the weekend, the 32-year old man named Michelet Mongerard drowned while celebrating is birthday.
The young man who was from Haiti, was found unconscious at the bottom of a pool during his party at a home on Greenfield Road in Glenbrook on Sunday.
Mongerard’s cousin pulled him out of the pool after 7pm, Sgt Paul Guzda told the Stamford Advocate.
His cousin was reportedly able to resuscitate him by performing CPR on him before he was rushed to Stamford Hospital where he was recovering. But he died shortly after at the hospital.
Police have said they believe that his death was accidental because according to his family and friends at the party Michelete could swim and was not drunk either.