Young boy drowns in back yard swimming pool Thursday afternoon

Posted at 6:50 PM, Jun 22, 2017
and last updated 2017-06-22 19:51:28-04

A 10-year-old boy died Thursday afternoon after drowning in a back yard pool.

Officers responded to a residence near 4th Street and Woolworth Avenue just before 12:30 p.m..

10-year-old William Chapman was found unresponsive in the pool.

Officers say medics transported William to Nebraska Medical Center where he was declared dead.

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