Written by AARON CASTREJON
HACIENDA HEIGHTS - Detectives are investigating the drowning death of a 9-year-old Saturday night.
The drowning was reported at a residence in the 3200 block of Leticia Drive around 7:47 p.m. July 27. The child was transported by ground to a hospital where the child was pronounced dead, according to Lt. James Long of the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Industry Station.
It was not specified how long the child was possibly in the water before being found.
“It’s a tragedy,” Long told SGV CityWatch. “We’re on scene and waiting for our Homicide to respond.”