From: Love FM News Feb. 21, 2003
SUDDEN DEATH REPORTED AT SEA
A sudden death was reported at sea on Wednesday. The incident happened at the Hol Chan Marine Reserve around 2:30 in the afternoon. Tour guide, Allen Forman reported to police that he saw 53 year old US Citizen, Arthur Pedison, experiencing difficulties while snorkeling along with a group. Pederson was retrieved from the water and taken to the San Pedro Clinic where he was pronounced dead on arrival. The body now awaits a post mortem examination at the Karl Heusner Memorial Hospital in Belize City.