Temple Police investigating drowning incident of 5-year-old boy

A 5-year-old boy was found unresponsive after drowning in a Temple apartment pool. First responders were unable to revive the boy and he was declared dead at the scene. Police continue to investigate.

TEMPLE - Temple Police and Temple Fire and Rescue were dispatched to The Retreat at Western Hills apartment complex in Temple, Texas at approximately 9:14 p.m. Friday evening.

Upon arrival, first responders provided emergency medical care to an unresponsive 5-year-old boy. Despite their best efforts, medical team workers were unable to revive the victim. Justice of Peace Theodore R. Duffield pronounced the boy's death at 9:15 p.m. 

Police are still investigating the incident. 

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