UPDATED: 4-Year-Old Drowns in South Attleboro Swimming Pool

UPDATE: ABC6 news has learned that the mother of the 4 year old boy who drowned Wednesday is also the woman who was raped at gunpoint in Central Falls last month.

The investigation into the drowning continues. More on ABC6 News at 5pm.


A 4-year-old boy has drowned in a backyard pool on Boardman Lane, in South Attleboro.

The boy was pulled from the pool around 5 p.m. Wednesday, and was later pronounced dead at Sturdy Memorial Hospital. The boy is from Central Falls.

According to police, 12 adults and or children were there at the time of the drowning.

Police continue to investigate.