An eight-year-old girl died Saturday after drowning in a crowded apartment complex pool in northeast Charlotte, and police are investigating the incident.
The eight-year-old and her 11-year-old sister were both hospitalized Saturday afternoon. The 11-year-old is in stable condition at Carolinas Medical Center, police said.
Homicide detectives are investigating the child’s death, and so far they’ve learned that 15 or more people were at the Vista Villa Apartments community pool when the girls got hurt.
Police said foul play is not suspected at this time.