Man Drowns in Backyard Pool

DIX HILLS – 7 Ibsen Court / Monday, July 21, 2014 at approximately 7:15 p.m.

Suffolk County Police Homicide Squad detectives are investigating the death of a man who drowned in his backyard pool last night.

Second Precinct police officers responded to 7 Ibsen Court in Dix Hills after a 911 caller reported finding a man at the bottom of the deep end of the home’s inground pool.

Byungyun Lee, 67, a resident of the home, was transported to Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center in West Islip where he was pronounced dead.

Detectives are asking anyone with information on this incident to call the Homicide Squad at 631-852-6392.

Case Number: KM/1600