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Police: Aunt found swimming after drowned toddler is found on pool deck

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(KMOV) – A toddler was found dead at his aunt’s swimming pool in St. Charles County just before noon on Monday.

According to authorities, the toddler’s aunt, Erin R. Lottman, was still swimming when her 14-year-old daughter found the toddler unresponsive on the deck of the swimming pool in the 2900 block of Rockwood Trail Drive.

The 35-year-old aunt was drunk at the time and has been charged with first degree manslaughter and endangering the welfare of a child, according to authorities.

The unidentified toddler was taken to Lottman’s house to be babysat around 8 a.m. on Monday morning.
 

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