1-year-old girl reported missing is found dead in above-ground pool hours after family put her down for a nap

Authorities in Texas are investigating the death of a 1-year-old girl who was found unresponsive in her family’s above-ground pool.

According to the Houston Chronicle, a family in Daisetta reported the child missing at about 2:30 p.m.Monday. While Liberty County Sheriff’s deputies were on the way to the home, the family reportedly found the toddler girl in the swimming pool. Emergency responders performed CPR, but the child could not be saved.

The parents reportedly told deputies that they had put the child down for a nap earlier that day, and that she was missing from her bed when they went to check on her two hours later. Initially, the parents believed “the child had just walked away,” the sheriff’s office told the Houston Chronicle.

The child’s cause of death is pending a medical examination.

This is a developing story. CrimeOnline will provide further updates when more information is available.

For the latest true crime and justice news, subscribe to the ‘Crime Stories with Nancy Grace’ podcast. Listen to the latest episode:

Click this link for the original source of this article.
Author: Ellen Killoran


This content is courtesy of, and owned and copyrighted by, https://www.crimeonline.com and its author. This content is made available by use of the public RSS feed offered by the host site and is used for educational purposes only. If you are the author or represent the host site and would like this content removed now and in the future, please contact USSANews.com using the email address in the Contact page found in the website menu.

Visit our Discussion Forum at Libertati.com.

Follow us:
WP Twitter Auto Publish Powered By : XYZScripts.com