Baby drowns in bathtub at Mesa apartment

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By Jennifer Thomas By Jennifer Thomas

MESA, Ariz. -- A 6-month-old girl drowned in a bathtub Friday morning.

The Mesa Fire Department responded to an apartment near Gilbert and Broadway roads shortly after 11 a.m.

The baby was in a bath chair with her 2-year-old sister and at some point fell from the chair into the water, according to fire officials.

The child was treated by fire crews then transported by ambulance to Cardon Children's Medical Center where she was pronounced dead.

Mesa police said no charges are being filed.