Missing in the Chesapeake Bay off the coast of Maryland, the granddaughter of American politician Robert Kennedy and her son were declared dead after the suspension of the search operation. On April 4, said her husband David Mackin on Facebook, they write "News".
Many have revisited the "family curse" that systematically "kills" members of the Kennedy family.
“Despite the heroic efforts of the coast guard, federal and local authorities, a decision has now been made to suspend the active rescue operation. Searches that began yesterday afternoon continued all night and continued all day today. Now it's dark again. More than 24 hours have passed, and the chances that they survived are incredibly small. It is clear that Maeve and Gideon have died, ”the man wrote, expressing the hope that it would be possible to find the bodies.
The incident occurred on April 2 in the city of Shady Side in the afternoon, when 40-year-old Maeve Kennedy Townsend Mackin and his eight-year-old son Gideon chased a ball that fell into the water, sitting on a canoe for this. However, due to the strong current, they could not return to shore.
Rescuers discovered a paddle and an inverted canoe several kilometers from the coast in the Chesapeake Bay.
Maeve Kennedy Townsend Mackin has been a lawyer in public health and human rights, and has served as executive director of the Georgetown University Global Health Initiative Foundation. She has also been a human rights adviser to the administration of former US President Barack Obama as part of the State Department and the Department of Health and Human Services for AIDS.
A series of tragedies has haunted the Kennedy family since 1941. Many members of a famous family tragically died. In particular, US President John F. Kennedy and his brother Robert were killed in the assassination attempts.
August 1, 2019 from drug overdose granddaughter of Robert Kennedy - Saoirse Kennedy Hill, 22.