Saturday, July 21, 2012
South Wichita homeowners awoke this morning to find the victim of an apparent drowning in their swimming pool.
Sedgwick County officials say the body of a 48-year-old man was found in an above-ground pool at a residence in the 2500 block of South Pattie Avenue at around 8:30 a.m.
The homeowners who found the body told police they do not know the victim. Officers later determined the victim was a neighbor who suffered from medical problems.
An investigation is ongoing, but police do not suspect foul play. No names have been released.
We will provide more updates as they become available.