Joseph Allen from New Jersey is the EIGHTH tourist to die in mysterious circumstances in the Dominican Republic

New Jersey man, 55, becomes the EIGHTH tourist to die in mysterious circumstances in the Dominican Republic as group of Oklahoma seniors also fall sick

Joseph Allen from New Jersey is the EIGHTH tourist to die in mysterious circumstances in the Dominican Republic
Joseph Allen, 55, of Avenel, New Jersey

Joseph Allen, 55, of Avenel, New Jersey, was found dead in his hotel room at the Terra Linda hotel in Sosua
His sister said he had felt hot in the pool so went for a shower - later that evening he still wasn't feeling right and by the morning was found dead in his room
   

He is the eighth American tourist to die in mysterious circumstances while vacationing in the Dominican Republic
Four American tourists have died at the Bahia Principe hotels, two at the Hard Rock in Punta Cana and one at Excellence Resorts in Punta Cana

The FBI is currently investigating whether the dead tourists drank tainted liquor
A son has now come forward to question whether his dad's death a year ago may be related to the recent spate of American tourist deaths
Mark Hurlbut Sr., died on June 15, 2018, in Punta Cana - a coroner there listed his death as a heart attack

His son said 'he had something green coming from his mouth' when he was found dead

Other American tourists have reported falling sick - the latest being a group of graduates staying at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Punta Cana