OCSO Investigating Infant DrowningMatt Boster
Posted by: Matt Boster
Date: Sep 13 2019 8:50 AM
The Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the drowning of a ninemonth old infant in a bathtub Wednesday. Deputies were called to a home on Corvet Street near Fort Walton Beach around 5:30 last night in reference to a child not breathing.
The infant had reportedly been in a bathtub with an older sibling when he was found face down, not breathing. He was taken to Fort Walton Beach Medical Center and pronounced deceased around 6:30 p.m.
Additional details will be released at the appropriate time.