MAN DIES IN ACCIDENTAL ELECTROCUTION
- BSO Case Number: 12-1307-003121
- PIO Number: 13-7-33
- Date: July 29, 2013
- Time: 10:40 p.m.
- Place of Occurrence: 339 E. Prospect Rd., Oakland Park
- Jurisdiction: Oakland Park
- Jean Roselet Adelphonse, 42, male, 101 N.E. 45 St., Oakland Park (DECEASED)
Description of Incident:
A man attempting to install a rooftop antenna late Monday died in Oakland Park when the antenna came into contact with a power line.
Jean Roselet Adelphonse, 42, died on July 29, 2013, as he and his friend, Clebert Durand, tried to install an antenna for a pirate radio station on the roof of an Oakland Park strip mall. Adelphonse was climbing a tree when the incident happened. Durand called 911 and Oakland Park Fire Rescue responded to the scene. The receiver for the pirate radio station was later recovered from the victim’s vehicle.
BSO Homicide detectives are conducting a death investigation.
- INVESTIGATORS: Det.Valerian Perez, CID
- THIS REPORT BY: Gina Carter/PIO 7/31/13 1245