4-Year-Old Drowns During Party in Virginia

Celine Atelek
New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services

A 4-year-old boy drowned at a pool in McLean, Virginia, Saturday night, Fairfax County police said.

The boy and his family – from Silver Spring, Maryland – were among several guests at a party in the 900 block of Douglass Drive.

Another child found the boy in the pool about 9 p.m. and told adults, according to police.

When police arrived, adults were performing CPR. The child was pronounced dead at a local hospital.

Police are not releasing the name of the child.

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