Khalid Adkins is at least the eight Black American to die in the Dominican Republic in the past year. 14 total American tourists have died there in that same time period.
The latest death of an American tourist in the Dominican Republic was reported the same day officials there insisted there was nothing to panic over.
A recent string of deaths and violence against Americans visiting the Dominican Republic could have some people rethinking their plans to travel to the popular vacation destination.
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