A man from Highlands, North California, named Henry C. Potter was found floating off in Sea Bright, New Jersey. How did the man reach the ocean and died remains a question that many people want an answer to. Read on to know how did Henry C. Potter die mysteriously.
Henry C. Potter’s body was found floating off the beach in Monmouth County on Wednesday. According to Police Chief Brett M. Friedman, Potter drowned or succumbed to some medical problems isn’t asserted yet.
His body has been sent for autopsy to a local examiner. Once the reports are available, more information about the death will be released.
What was Henry C. Potter’s Cause of Death?
Henry C. Potter was found floating in Sea Bright’s unguarded North Beach section off the 200th block of Ocean Avenue on July 27, 2022, around 4 PM. According to a passerby, he was still alive then.
Responding officers then reached Potter and took him to the shore. They started CPR and members of Sea Bright Fire & Rescue also joined the effort for resuscitation. Later, Potter was taken to Monmouth Medical Center. He was pronounced dead there.
However, a specific cause of death wasn’t revealed immediately. His body has been sent for medical examination. Once the results are available, we’ll know how did Henry C. Potter die in the Sea Bright.
What happened to Henry C. Potter?
It’s speculated that Henry C. Potter died due to drowning or due to some medical issues while swimming. The authorities are speculating that he may have certain health problems due to old age that became the cause of his unfortunate demise.
It’s the first drowning in seven years in Sea Bright, which is popular for members-only beach clubs. The shore is seen over by well-trained guards but Potter was found floating in an unguarded section.
The local police haven’t signaled any foul play involved in the incident. The investigation is going on and we’ll keep you updated with everything.
Who was Henry C. Potter?
Henry C. Potter, 64, was a financial adviser from Highlands, North California. He is the man identified as the man found drowning in Sea Bright on Wednesday around 4 PM. His name wasn’t revealed till the tragic news reached his family.
Do not confuse Mr. Potter for the renowned Bishop Henry C. Potter who was the head of New York Episcopal Church. The late priest died in 1909. We are mourning the death of a Highlands resident here.
The owners of In The Garden, a florist shop in Highlands, posted a tribute for the deceased on Facebook early Thursday afternoon. “With great sadness and so much sorrow..our dear friend Henry Potter has passed 💔💔💔” they wrote.
“We’ve had great years of friendship, intellect, laughter, and entertainment.😭😭😭 The flower shop nor Highlands won’t be the same without you,” the post states.
The information about Potter’s survivors isn’t readily available. We’ll keep you updated about it. Our condolences go out to the departed soul. May God let him rest in peace and provide strength to his family, friends, and loved ones.