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Girl drowns at Mount Pleasant Aquatic Center

Jul 22, 2013

MOUNT PLEASANT – Mount Pleasant police are investigating the death of a seven-year-old girl Friday, July 19, at the Mount Pleasant Aquatic Center.

Jazmine Roth-Himes, 7, Mount Pleasant, was pronounced dead at around 6:30 p.m.

According to a report from the Mount Pleasant Police Department, Roth-Himes was dropped off at the pool by her father, Michael Himes, at about 3:30 p.m. Friday. She was dropped off along with four friends.

The police department was summoned to the pool at about 6 p.m. When they arrived, lifeguards were performing CPR on Roth-Himes.

Mount Pleasant police say the death appears to be accidental with no foul play suspected.

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