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New Hampshire swimming champion, 42, is found dead in US Virgin Islands home

The 42-year-old New Hampshire champion swimmer is found dead in the US Virgin Islands home she shared with her boyfriend, who claims he found her dead on the floor after returning from a bar.

  • Jamie Cail, 42, was found unconscious at her home on the island of St John on February 21.
  • Her boyfriend found her on the ground of his property after coming home from a bar
  • The USVI Police have launched a criminal investigation into his death.

A New Hampshire swimming star has been found dead at her St John home, which she shared with her boyfriend.

Jamie Cail, 42, was found unconscious on February 21 by her boyfriend, and police have launched a criminal investigation.

Her partner, who has not been identified by authorities, left a bar around midnight and returned home, where he found her lying on the floor.

Cail was then taken to the Myrah Keating-Smith Community Health Center by her boyfriend and a friend.

Once at the hospital, paramedics performed CPR and called the police, but Cail “succumbed to his ailment,” according to the USVI Police.

Amie Cail, 42, was found unconscious on February 21 by her boyfriend, and police have launched a criminal investigation.

The former University of Maine swimmer reportedly worked at a coffee shop in St John.

Police said the Criminal Investigation Bureau is investigating Cail’s death after authorities were notified of a ‘dead on arrival’ at 2:40 a.m.

Cail, from Claremont, New Hampshire, was a star swimmer who competed in the US in her youth.

A friend told WMUR: ‘She was just, she was a very beautiful person. She had a huge heart.

“She was really loving, kind, well liked and popular on the island and everyone knows her.”

In 1997, she competed for the USA at the Pan Pacific Championships and won a gold medal in a relay race and won a silver medal at the 1998-1999 Aquatics World Cup in Brazil.

The swimming star attended Bolles School, known for its swimming program, in Jackson, Florida.

He won several high school state championships in Huntington Beach, where he moved to train with the Golden West Swim Club in California.

Her partner, who has not been identified by authorities, left a bar around midnight and returned home, where he found her lying on the floor.

Her partner, who has not been identified by authorities, left a bar around midnight and returned home, where he found her lying on the floor.