CAPE CORAL, Fla. — A 2-year-old died four days after he was found floating facedown in his family’s swimming pool in Cape Coral on May 7, officials said.
An investigation report from the Cape Coral Police Department recounts the day where the toddler got out of the house and drowned in the pool.
His parent told investigators that the 2-year-old was eating a hot dog and grapes and asked to go swimming on Friday night. They told the boy no and said that he needed to finish eating his dinner.
The boy’s parents went into different rooms and left the boy unattended at the dinner...