Listen: 'Shark Tank' star Barbara Corcoran's brother is 7th American tourist to have died in the Dominican Republic
"Another update for you out of the Dominican Republic Barbara Corcoran from shark tank. Her brother was found dead in his hotel room in the Dominican Republic, and the circumstance according to TMZ sound, eerily familiar to the other six mysterious tourists deaths in the country. Barbara says her brother was in the DR with a friend in April on his yearly vacation, when he died of a heart attack. There's been no autopsy. And that's what she was told that he died of a heart attack. She says her brother's friend who is staying in the same suite discover the body, but nobody knows what happens the brother John was retired owned a successful roofing company in New Jersey. They say that he loved visiting the Dominican Republic and was awaiting arrival of his girlfriend before he died. This is going to be an interesting look into a couple of things number one. How many people die in the Dominican and these high end resorts and number two? How many Americans die on vacation period in, in a year because like we said, I think they the Dominican says that there are seven million visitors annually seven million tourists and the majority of those come from the United States for their vacations. And so even if you had three and a half or four million Americans every year, going to the Dominican just by sheer percentages, you're gonna have a number of them who just die. Sure. And they're all going to I shouldn't say all the vast majority of them are going to be in resorts when they're staying there horse racing deaths. Okay. I'm listening, well because the media is over covering all of them. It sounds like it's very odd rare and the whole bit. Well, we've been making a lot of the fact they were in their hotel room. Oh. And they drank from the minibar everybody drinks from the mini bar, those are common things. Anyway, -sorts even it's, it's free. Yeah. So it's if those things were poisoned in their many bars, and they somehow are able to figure that out, that's when we're going to start to see some significant"