- Associated Press - Thursday, November 3, 2016

GROVELAND, Fla. (AP) - Deputies say a 2-year-old boy found in shallow water in Lake County has died.

Local news outlets report that the Lake County Sheriff’s Office says the toddler was discovered Wednesday evening in “murky water” behind a home in Groveland.

A family friend performed CPR and the child was taken to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

Deputies say they believe the boy drowned.

The investigation is ongoing.

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