UPDATE: Dead Diver Is Massachusetts Doctor


Robert McIntyre Is From Westwood, Mass. Medical Director of South Shore Hospital.

Body Found In Palm Beach County.

Dr. Robert McIntyre, chief of South Shore Medical Center. His body was found in Palm Beach County on Thursday.

BY: STAFF REPORT | BocaNewsNow.com

PALM BEACH COUNTY, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Copyright © 2022 MetroDesk Media, LLC) — The diver whose body was found by PBSO and the U.S. Coast Guard is now confirmed to be a man from Westwood, Mass. Robert McIntyre was found Thursday.

This is the official police update we first published Thursday evening:

PBSO Marine Unit and Helicopter assisted the US Coast Guard in the search for a missing diver that was reported missing three miles off the Jupiter inlet.  At approximately3:00 pm, the diver was recovered on the ocean floor deceased. 

The investigation determined that the diver was part of a charter boat, Republic 4, from the Jupiter Dive Center. At roughly 11:00 am, the diver did not surface and the Captain called for assistance.

The Medical Examiner’s Office responded to Dubois Park and took possession of the diver, an adult male. An autopsy will be performed to determine the cause of death.

Detectives are in the process of notifying the next of kin.

More information will be released when it becomes available.



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