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*UPDATE* Child Drowning at Millennium Park

July 1st, 2020 11:07 pm

Contact: Sgt. Joy Matthews - 616.889.7636
Email: joy.matthews@kentcountymi.gov
Supervisor Approval: Sgt. Tyson Moore
Case Number: 20-124766
Incident Type: Child Drowning

UPDATE on 07/03/2020 at 12:45 PM: The victim has been identitied as Aaleeyah Gray.

WALKER, Kent County: Multiple public safety agencies respond to child drowning at local park.

On 07/01/2020 at 6:30 PM, officers from the Kent County Sheriff's Office and Walker Police Department, along with the Grandville Fire Department and Life EMS, responded to a possible child drowning at Millennium Park, located at 1415 Maynard Ave SW. All agencies were involved in resuscitation efforts. The child, a 6-year-old female from Grand Rapids, was transported to Devos Children’s Hospital by Life EMS where she was pronounced deceased. The name is not being released pending family notifications.