Man who drowned in pool at Forestdale home identified

Man who drowned in pool at Forestdale home identified
The Jefferson County Coroner’s Office says the body of Jimmy Earl Jackson, 66, was found in the bottom of a pool in the 800 block of Suburban Trail. (Source: Live 5 News)

FORESTDALE, Ala. (WBRC) - A man who drowned in a pool at a Forestdale home has been identified.

The Jefferson County Coroner’s Office says the body of Jimmy Earl Jackson, 66, was found in the bottom of a pool in the 800 block of Suburban Trail.

Authorities say the homeowners reported they had a party Saturday night that ended between 11:00 and 11:30. While cleaning up they discovered someone’s personal items by the pool.

The homeowners checked the area and found Jackson’s body at the bottom of the deep end of the pool. They identified the man as someone they knew.

The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office says no signs of foul play were involved.

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