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7-year-old NC boy dies in pool incident

DURHAM, DURHAM COUNTY - A 7-year-old Goldsboro boy has died after being found in a Durham swimming pool.

Police said Jamarcus Graham was found floating face down in a pool at the Brightleaf Community Center in Durham Saturday afternoon.

A police spokeswoman said Jamarcus died Sunday morning at Duke University Hospital.

Police were called to the pool around 3 p.m. Saturday. Signs around the pool indicated there were no lifeguards on duty at the time. Police say Jamarcus was at the pool with a guardian and was attending a pool party when the accident happened.

Police told ABC affiliate WTVD they don't believe anything suspicious happened. But the investigation is ongoing. At last check, no charges had been filed.


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