Police have identified a 26-year-old man who died after jumping into a partially drained pool at Robert Treman park Friday evening.

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Feroze Mohammed, of Beaumont, Texas, was pronounced dead at the scene after he jumped into a partially drained pool, according to The Ithaca Journal.

The report says the man never surfaced after jumping in and was pulled from the water by onlookers. Rescuers and paramedics from Bangs Ambulance attempted CPR.

The incident happened around 6:35 p.m. Friday and officials from New York State Park Police, Ithaca Fire Department, Bangs Ambulance and Tompkins County Sheriff’s Office responded to the scene.

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Jolene Almendarez

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