Toddler drowns in St. Martin

by WLOX Staff

JACKSON COUNTY, MS (WLOX) - A toddler is dead after drowning in his parents' pool.

The Jackson County Sheriff says Jorge Flores, his wife and their six children were at their St. Martin home Friday night when they realized the two-year-old had wandered off. They began to search for Edwin Flores, and found him face down in the swimming pool behind their home.

The Jackson County Coroner has ruled Edwin Flores' death to be an accidental drowning.

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