DEARBORN, MI – The parents of the 2-year-old girl who drown in a neighbors pool in Dearborn have been charged in her death.
Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy has charged the pair with second degree murder, involuntary manslaughter and second degree child abuse.
Dearborn Police stated that on Friday, June 3rd, 2016, the girl and her 3-year-old brother climbed a chain link fence which gave them access to the neighbor’s yard and pool. The 2-year-old girl then climbed the pool ladder where she then went into the pool. Both parents were sleeping at the time of the incident.
The child died the next day after she has been taken to the hospital in critical condition.