On Thursday, the Suffolk County Police Homicide Squad detectives were called in to investigate the drowning of Brooklyn woman found in a Hampton Bays swimming pool.
At 12:02 p.m. officers from the Town
of Southampton Police responded to a 911 call from 23 Wakeman Road, in Hampton
Bays, requesting help with a residential swimming pool accident. Upon arrival, the
police found Olya Lipina, 29, of 1521 Ocean Avenue, in Brooklyn, unresponsive in the
swimming pool. Lipina was declared dead at the scene. Subsequently, the Suffolk County Police Homicide detectives were called upon to investigate.
The investigation remains ongoing. The police request that anyone with information about the drowning call 1-800-220-TIPS or text “SCPD” and your message to CRIMES (274637) or visit www.tipsubmit.com.