12-Year-Old Boy Drowns In Fairview Heights Hotel Pool

(Fairview Heights, MO)  —  An investigation is underway after a twelve-year-old Florida boy drowned at a hotel pool in Fairview Heights.  Police say the child was swimming with siblings yesterday at the Drury Inn when he decided to see how long he could hold his breath under water.  The boy remained under water until relatives pulled him out.  The victim was later pronounced dead at the hospital.