Toddler drowns after stepfather throws her into hotel pool
A 3-year-old girl drowned on August 12 after being repeatedly thrown into a hotel swimming pool. After CCTV footage showed the entire incident occur, the girl's stepfather was arrested. The graphic video can be seen here.
In the horrifying video, the girl's stepfather repeatedly throws the girl into the pool. After throwing her, he gets into the pool and stands near her, watching her struggle to stay afloat without helping her in any way. The girl desperately flails her limbs in an attempt to be helped.
An autopsy revealed that the young girl died in Morelia, Mexico from secondary drowning. The girl's stepfather was staying at the hotel with the girl and her mother. While the girl's mother was sleeping, the stepfather took the child to the hotel pool and repeatedly threw her into it.
The girl eventually stopped breathing and was pronounced dead after being taken to the hospital. The stepfather has been charged with homicide and is currently in prison awaiting further action.
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