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Ventura County Sheriff's Office
Friday June 4th, 2010 :: 06:39 a.m. PDT


Accidental Drowning of a 2 year-old male child

Location: 2000 Block of Creekwood Street, Thousand Oaks, CA

Date & Time: May 27, 2010 4:30 PM

Unit Responsible: Thousand Oaks PD / Investigations Bureau

Victim: 2 year-old male child

On Thursday, May 27, 2010, deputies from the Thousand Oaks Police Department responded to a call of a child found in the family swimming pool, not breathing.

Upon their arrival, they initiated emergency efforts to revive the child. The child was transferred to Los Robles ER by ambulance where he was placed on life support and then subsequently airlifted to Cottage Hospital in Santa Barbara County.

On Monday, May 31, 2010, the child succumbed to his injuries.

As the summer approaches, the Thousand Oaks Police Department wants to send a reminder to be water safety conscious. Be aware of your surroundings near water and stay vigilant around those who are unable to swim.

Ventura County Sheriff's Office
800 S Victoria Ave
Ventura, CA 93009

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 805-654-9511

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