DETROIT (WWJ) – Detroit police are investigating an afternoon tragedy on Friday after a 2-year-old drowns.

On a scorching hot day, authorities say the toddler was found non-responsive in his back yard above-ground pool between Joy Road and Evergreen in Detroit.

Police say that the 2-year-old boy couldn’t be revived.  Currently they are awaiting autopsy results to confirm whether or not this was a case of accidental drowning.

No one is in custody as the investigation continues.


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