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9-year-old drowns in Columbus pool

Published: June 1, 2014 4:00 AM

COLUMBUS -- Police say a child who was pulled from a swimming pool at a Columbus residence has drowned.

The Columbus Dispatch reports the child was about 9 years old and was attending a party Saturday evening at a home in the 4800 block of Manitoba Road. The child was unresponsive when pulled from the water.

Police say that when emergency workers arrived they found a person trying to resuscitate the child.

Police say the child was pronounced dead at Nationwide Children's Hospital.

A police dispatcher had no further details Saturday night.

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