drowningThe 1-year-old juvenile who was pulled from Lake of the Woods on Saturday evening died at 3:33 a.m. today at St. Joseph Medical Center in Mishawaka.  An official cause of death is pending autopsy results.

July 21, 2019

Indiana Conservation Officers are investigating an incident where an unresponsive 1-year-old was pulled from Lake of the Woods in Marshall County. The child was transported to St. Joseph Medical Center and is listed in critical condition.

Last night at approximately 8:09 p.m., responders were dispatched to the 4100 block of Lake Shore Drive near the town of Bremen. Initial reports were that a young child was pulled from the lake and was unresponsive.

Results of an initial investigation were that family members were ending a birthday party when they noticed a back door to the home open and the 1-year-old missing. After a brief search, family members located the child floating in 18 inches of water. The child was missing for 5-10 minutes.