Man drowns in hot tub in Bradenton

MANATEE — A 61-year-old man drowned Aug. 4 in a hot tub in Bradenton, according to an incident report published Friday on the Manatee County Sheriff’s Office website.

John Andri was in a hot tub about 2:40 p.m. talking on his cell phone at Stoneybrook Recreation Center, 200 Golden Harbour Trail, Bradenton.

Shortly after, a community resident at the pool found Andri laying face down in the water. Another resident and employee began CPR until emergency personnel arrived, according to the report.

EMS continue CPR and treatment on the way to Manatee Memorial Hospital, where Andri was pronounced dead.

Sheriff's spokesman Dave Bristow said Andri suffered a medical event before losing consciousness and drowning.