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Man drowns in apartment pool, nephew, 6, in critical condition

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BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

A 24-year-old man drowned at an apartment complex and his 6-year-old nephew is in critical condition.

Officers were called to the Broadmoor Plantations Apartment complex on Florida Blvd. near Sharp Road. The two victims were found and responders began CPR. Both were taken to the hospital and the 24-year-old later died.

The 6-year-old is in critical condition at this time. Witnesses told police they heard a noise, and then, they found the two in the deep end of the pool.

They also said that they noticed the 6-year-old was on his uncle's shoulders before the incident.

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