A seven-year-old girl drowned at the Mt. Pleasant Aquatic Center yesterday. At approximately 6 p.m. Friday, the Mt. Pleasant Police were called to the pool, upon arrival lifeguards were performing CPR on Jazmine Roth-Hines.
She was transported to the Henry County Health Center by ambulance and was later pronounced dead.
Investigators determined that she had been dropped off at the pool with four friends about 3:30 p.m. by her father, Michael Hines, of Mt. Pleasant. The drowning appeared to be accidental with no foul play suspected and the investigation is continuing.