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Olympic runner found dead in Scottsdale condo complex swimming pool

29 AUG 17 14:31 ET By Catherine Holland Click here for updates on this story Scottsdale, AZ (KTVK) — An Olympic runner who was training in Scottsdale was found at the bottom of a community swimming pool at a condo complex Monday morning. David Torrence, 31, was from Malibu, CA. Staffers at the Center Court Condominiums, which is northeast of Thomas and Scottsdale roads, found Torrence at about 7:30 a.m. and immediately called 911. “Firefighters removed the male subject from the pool and he was pronounced deceased,” according to Sgt. Ben Hoster of the Scottsdale Police Department. “Detectives learned...

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Authorities Investigate Tragic Drowning at Falcon Lake

Authorities are investigating the drowning of a man in Falcon Lake.The incident happened Saturday afternoon, when a man jumped into the lake to rescue his 16 year old daughter.However, the man did not make it to shore. That’s when rescue efforts began … His body was recovered hours after, by a diving team . He has been identified as 34-year-old, Jesus Sandoval, Jr. The case continues under investigation by the Zapata county sheriffs...

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Donna Drowning Victim identified

Donna (KFXV) — The identity of the man found decomposing under the Donna international bridge last week has been revealed. This makes him the 10th known person to die while crossing into the US since the beginning of the year. Just seven days after finding a deceased body next to the Rio Grande. Hidalgo County Sheriff’s Department identified Jorge Armando Garcia. “June 29th at 10:12a.m. we responded to the Donna Port of Entry where we responded to a male body found in the river.” Drownings in the rio grande are a common occurrence with undocumented immigrants crossing into the...

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One Air Lifted After Reports of Drowning

EDINBURG (KFXV) — Emergency crews respond to reports of a drowning involving a minor. In these exclusive FOX NEWS images, our photojournalist caught the moments as the individual is air lifted to an area hospital. The Edinburg Fire Department and Hidalgo County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to the scene. The incident occurred near Tower Road and Iowa. As of yet, authorities have not released the identity, age or gender of the individual, or the cause of their injuries. We will keep you updated as information is...

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Three-Year-Old Boy Drowns in Rio Hondo ‘Resaca’

Cameron County Sheriff deputies investigate the drowning of a 3-year-old boy in Rio Hondo. The victim’s parents found him dead in a ‘resaca’, or, retention pond, located in their back yard near the intersection of FM-106 and FM-1847. Police responded to the emergency call around 7 p.m. According to authorities, the mother thought her boy was with his father in the front patio until she found him in the pond. No arrests have been made in the case as it continues to be...

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