Cops: Man drowns in East Patchogue pool

Suffolk County police say a New York City man drowned yesterday in a pool at an East Patchogue home. Cops say Jose Barrera, 32, was visiting relatives at the home on Patchogue Avenue when he went into the pool unsupervised. Authorities say Barrera, who did not know how to swim, was found by his wife about 15 minutes later. He was pronounced dead at Brookhaven Memorial Hospital Medical Center.

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