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Police: Boy found at bottom of Tampa apartment complex pool in critical condition

TAMPA — A young boy is in critical condition after he was found at the bottom of an apartment complex pool, police say.

The boy, estimated to be about 10 years old, was discovered about 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at the bottom of the pool at the Ashford Place Apartments, 10610 N 30th St., according to a news release from Tampa police. Officers performed cardiopulmonary resuscitation until paramedics arrived and took him to a local hospital.

Investigators were still working Wednesday afternoon to identify the boy and locate his family, police said. Police believe he lives in the complex or in the surrounding area.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.

Contact Tony Marrero at tmarrero@tampabay.com or (813) 226-3374. Follow @tmarrerotimes.

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