Riverside Police Department Press Release


For Immediate Release

Date Wednesday, June 22, 2006
Contact Sergeant Terry Meyer
Phone (951) 826-5644

Child Drowning

Riverside, Ca- On June 21, 2006 at approximately 3:15 p.m. Riverside Police Officer’s responded to the 3200 block of Algonquin Lane reference a possible drowning victim. Upon the officer’s arrival, Riverside Fire Department personnel were attending to a 5-year-old male that was found in a back yard pool. The 5-year-old male was unresponsive and transported to Kaiser Hospital were he was pronounced deceased.

Investigators responded to the location and an investigation of the incident is on going.

No further details are being released at this time.