2-year-old child drowns in Menomonee Falls

Posted at 6:05 PM, Aug 29, 2016
and last updated 2016-08-29 21:34:14-04

MENOMONEE FALLS -- A 2-year-old boy drowned in Menomonee Falls Monday afternoon, according to police.

When officers arrived around 3:00 p.m., the boy's father was attempting to resuscitate him. The child was taken to Community Memorial Hospital but tragically was pronounced dead at 4:23 p.m.

Though police say the death appears to be accidental, the Menomonee Falls Police Department and Waukesha County Medical Examiner's Office will continue to investigate.

Check back often for updates on this developing story.