FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) – Police are investigating how a toddler wandered away from the family home after being found in a nearby pond.
According to Fort Worth police, officers were called to investigate an incident at the Quail Ridge Apartments apartment on Brentwood Stair Road around 10:00 p.m. Tuesday. While there, they learned a 2-year-old boy had disappeared.
The child was identified as Christopher Hser.
Officers started an air and ground search for little boy. They later found him in a nearby pond and rushed him to Cook Children’s Medical Center.
Police say while at the hospital, the child died.
The FWPD Crimes Against Children unit is currently investigating.