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Toddler drowns in North Little Rock swimming pool

NORTH LITTLE ROCK, AR (AP) - Police are investigating the drowning of a 2-year-old boy at a weekend birthday party in North Little Rock.

Officers say they received a call about a missing child about 7:30 p.m. Sunday. During a search of the area, officers found the child in the swimming pool of the home.

They dove in and pulled the boy out of the water, but he was unresponsive.

Police say the child was taken to Arkansas Children's Hospital, where was pronounced dead.

The child's name wasn't immediately released.

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