3-year-old drowns in Mesquite pond

Southern Utah

MESQUITE, Nev. (News4Utah)-A 3-year-old is dead after police say he was found in a pond behind a home.

Investigators were called to the scene around 11:30 a.m. Wednesday and immediately began CPR. He was later pronounced dead at the local hospital.

Mesquite Police say they are currently investigating the circumstances behind the drowning. 

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