7-Year-Old Dies in Mount Pleasant Drowning

MOUNT PLEASANT, Iowa - Mount Pleasant Police responded to a call for an possible drowning at the city's acquatic center around 6 p.m. Friday. When officers arrived at the pool, they found lifeguards performing CPR on 7-year-old Jazmine Roth-Hines.

Roth-Hines was brought to the Henry County Health Center by ambulance, where she was pronounced dead.

Investigators say she was dropped off at the pool with four friends around 3:30 p.m. Friday by her father. The drowning appears to be accidental and foul play is not suspected.

The investigation into the drowning continues.
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