On May 23 at approximately 11:30 a.m., the Mesquite Police Department and Mesquite Fire & Rescue responded to an incident involving a 3 year old boy who was found in a pond behind a home. Mesquite police officers and fire personnel quickly arrived on the scene and began attempting life saving efforts. The victim was then transported to Mesa View Regional Hospital where he was later pronounced deceased.
Our hearts go out to the family members and those involved in this sad and traumatic event. Mesquite Police are still actively investigating the incident. Due to the nature of the incident, no more details will be released from the Mesquite Police Department pending the completion of the investigation.
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