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Fayetteville toddler drowns in family pool

Posted September 19, 2009 8:23 p.m. EDT
Updated September 21, 2009 4:26 p.m. EDT

— A nearly 2-year-old toddler drowned Saturday in a family pool in Fayetteville, police said.

Detectives responded at about 3 p.m. to a residence on the 6700 block of Arnish Court in reference to a toddler drowning.

After a preliminary investigation, detectives said they determined the toddler accidentally drowned in the family pool.

The toddler's body will be transported to the state medical examiner's office in Chapel Hill for an autopsy.

No charges will be filed.