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Door County drowning victim identified

The 24-year-old man who drowned Saturday evening at Clark Lake has been identified.  According to the Door County Sheriff’s Office news release, Yeltsin C. Jean-Pierre of Madison was the victim of the drowning in the town of Sevastopol late Saturday. 


The results of the autopsy are not known at this time and the Medical Examiner’s final report is not expected for at least six weeks.  The Door County Sheriff’s Department notes that foul play is not suspected and that it appears to be an accidental drowning.


The Sheriff’s office was notified around 8 pm on Saturday that Jean-Pierre was in distress in the waters of Clark Lake near 5257 Grady Road.   After being recovered from the water shortly before 8:40 pm, an unresponsive Jean-Pierre was taken to Door County Medical Center where he was pronounced deceased. 


Press Release from Door County Sheriff's Department


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