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Update to the Death Investigation of a 4 Year Old

Date of News Release: 06/15/2009

(Russell County, Ky) -- The 4-year-old victim was playing with several other children in the area. After a short time had passed, the victims' father discovered that the victim had become separated from the other children. Some neighbor's and family members found the victim in a nearby pool unresponsive. Kentucky State Police Detective B.J. Burton is investigating.

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Date of News Release: 06/15/2009

Police are investigating the apparent drowning death of a 4 year old child. The incident occurred on Desert Storm Road in Russell County on Sunday evening, June 14th. The investigation is ongoing by the Kentucky State Police. An autopsy will be conducted on Monday.

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