• WEATHER ALERT Severe Thunderstorm Warning

Police investigating toddler drowning

September 21, 2009 1:48:06 PM PDT
Fayetteville police are investigating the death of a toddler that drowned Saturday.It happened around 3 p.m. at a home in the 6700 block of Arnish Court.

Authorities said 23-month-old Alex Tumpeco drowned in the family's above-ground pool.

Tumpeco died on Sunday as a result of Saturday's incident. His death has been ruled as accidental.

Police said there will be no charges filed against his mother, Mabel Tumpeco.

Classifieds | Report A Typo |  Send Tip |  Get Alerts | Most Popular
Follow @abc11 on Twitter  |  Become a fan on Facebook


Load Comments