Melbourne Police Officers Investigate Drowning at Caribbean Villas Apartment Complex
By Space Coast Daily // July 3, 2017
child was found underwater in a pond
BREVARD COUNTY • MELBOURNE, FLORIDA – Melbourne police officers are investigating the drowning of a 2-year-old at about 4:15 p.m. Sunday at the Caribbean Villas Apartments, located at 2639 Granada Bay Drive.
Officers were dispatched to the Caribbean Villas Apartment complex, and after searching the area, the child was found underwater in a pond behind the clubhouse.
An officer entered the water and pulled the child out and immediately began life saving measures.
Melbourne Fire Rescue and Brevard County Fire Rescue arrived on scene and continued CPR measures, however, it was determined the child had succumbed to this tragic event.
Detectives are in the initial stages of this investigation and more information will be released when available.
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