Sheriff's Office News Releases

Detectives Investigating Near Drowning

PUBLISHED:Sat July 25, 2015

Osceola County, Florida – Today at 12:23 p.m., Osceola County Sheriff’s deputies responded to Orbit One Vacation Villas located at 2950 Entry Point Boulevard in Kissimmee reference to a possible near drowning. When they arrived, they located a 4-year-old male unconscious and near the swimming pool with bystanders performing CPR on him. Witnesses told deputies the boy had been underwater for an unknown amount of time. The victim was airlifted to Arnold Palmer Hospital and is currently in ICU. Doctors are monitoring his condition. Detectives are investigating this as a possible accidental near drowning. Additional information will be provided as it becomes available.