November 19, 2018

Dolphin trainer hired by Ga. Aquarium found dead in Spain

ATLANTA (AP) — A Spanish dolphin trainer who was set to become a senior vice president at the Georgia Aquarium in downtown Atlanta was found dead inside his vehicle at an airport in Spain, The Atlanta Journal Constitution is reporting (

Authorities say Jose Luis Barbero’s death is being treated as a suicide. His body was found at the Palma de Mallorca airport.

Barbero disappeared earlier this week, two days before another troubling video showed up online.

WSB-TV broke this story last month with the original video that animal activists say shows Barbero