CAPE CORAL POLICE DEPARTMENT
Public Affairs Office
1100 Cultural Park Boulevard
Cape Coral, FL 33990
Cape Coral Police Department Working a Drowning
(May 24, 2014)- At around 2:20 PM, Cape Coral Police responded to 5819 Driftwood Parkway (Cape Coral Yacht Club) after an Officer was flagged down and advised that a child had gone missing in the water.
After a extensive search of the area by Patrol Officers, members of the CCFD as well as CCPD Marine Officers, divers were sent in to the water and the child was located, but unresponsive.
The child was transported to a local hospital for treatment, but was pronounced deceased. Notification of the next-of-kin has not been made, so no further information will be released at this time.