Iowa Department of Public Safety
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Des Moines, Iowa 50319

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For immediate release: Alex Murphy
  Public Information Officer
Investigative Operations
Iowa Department of Public Safety
Saturday, June 11, 2011
(515) 443-3014 - cell
(515) 725-6189 - office


CARTER LAKE, IOWA --- The Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation and the Carter Lake Police Department are conducting an investigation into the circumstances surrounding a near drowning.  At approx. 8:03PM, Friday, June 10, 2011, Carter Lake Police responded to a 911 call reporting a 15 month old discovered in a pool at 1509 Ave. Q.  When law enforcement and medical personnel arrived they found the toddler unresponsive.  The DCI was contacted to conduct an investigation into the incident.  At this time it appears to be accidental.  The toddler remains in critical care at a local hospital. 



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