Release Date: Jul 25, 2017
Public Information Officer
Larimer County Sheriff's Office
On July 23, 2017, at approximately 9:17 p.m., Larimer County Sheriff’s Office deputies and medical personnel responded to the Rodeway Inn at 3836 East Mulberry Street in Fort Collins regarding reports of a four-year-old male child pulled from the swimming pool unresponsive. The child’s parent and a motel staff member were performing CPR when emergency personnel arrived. The child was transported to a local hospital and later flown to Children’s Hospital. The child was pronounced deceased on July 25, 2017 after never regaining consciousness.
LCSO investigators responded and are leading the investigation. The Larimer County Coroner’s Office will determine the cause and manner of death. The child and his family were visiting the area from Colorado Springs. No further information will be released at this time as the investigation is ongoing.
Anyone with information regarding this incident or any crime is asked to call Larimer County Sheriff’s Office at 970-416-1985 or Crime Stoppers at 970-221-6868 where you will remain anonymous and possibly be eligible for a cash reward.