Man Electrocuted Installing Radio Antenna in Oakland Park

Jean Roselet Adelphonse and a friend were trying to attach the antenna for a pirate radio station: BSO

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A man has died after authorities say he was electrocuted while trying to install an antenna on the roof of a strip mall in South Florida.
 
The Broward Sheriff's Office reports that 42-year-old Jean Roselet Adelphonse and a friend were trying to attach the antenna for a pirate radio station in Oakland Park Monday. Officials say Adelphonse was climbing a tree when he was electrocuted.
 
Authorities say they later found the receiver for the pirate radio station in Adelphonse's vehicle.

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