Teen Brothers Pull Unconscious 6-Year-Old From Apartment Pool


Houston, Texas – June 1, 2019: A 6-year-old child is in critical condition after he was found unconscious in an apartment complex pool in the 15000 block of Kuykendahl Road, Friday evening.

Deputies say two brothers {16 and 18 years of age} found the child floating in the pool; one called 911 while the other performed CPR.

The child was transported to Houston Northwest Medical Center with CPR in progress. Officials say they were able to revive the child at the hospital. He was then transferred via helicopter to the Texas Medical Center.

“These two kids {brothers} were very heroic in their actions; they knew CPR and knew to call 911. They did exactly what they should have done” said Captain John Shannon, Harris County Sheriff’s Office.

The child remains in critical condition.

According to the HCSO, this is the third drowning in Harris County in the past week. Two 5-year-old’s died over Memorial Day weekend in the Katy area.


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