On August 21, at approximately 1:40 p.m., Tulare Police Officers were dispatched to the 2000 block of Martinho Avenue after dispatch received a report of a missing two-year-old female juvenile. The call quickly changed when the reporting person frantically advised that the child was just found in the pool.

Officers were on scene within minutes and found that the child was not breathing. Officers immediately began life saving measures (CPR) until paramedics arrived. The child was transported to Adventist Health Tulare Hospital where she was pronounced deceased.

Per protocol, Tulare Police Detectives are investigating the incident, however at this time do not suspect any foul play or negligence.

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