3-Year-old Gilbert boy drowns in neighbor's poolPosted: Updated:
GILBERT, Ariz. – A 3-year-old is dead after being found face down in a neighbor’s pool in Gilbert.
The boy was initially reported missing by his family just before 2 p.m. Saturday. Family members were watching the boy when they noticed he was missing and called police.
When officers arrived on scene near Lindsay and Elliot in Gilbert, they reportedly heard a scream from the neighbor who found the 3-year-old at the bottom of their pool.
Officers conducted CPR before paramedics arrived. The child was taken to the hospital where he died.
Detectives are trying to determine how long the child was in the pool and how he made his way to the neighbor’s pool. It is not clear whether there is a fence around the pool.
Police are still investigating and have not determined whether family members will face any charges in the drowning.