CHICAGO (CBS) – A 5-year-old girl has died after being found unresponsive in the swimming pool at the Ritz-Carlton hotel in Water Tower Place.
Police and the Fire Department said the girl – identified by the Cook County Medical Examiner’s office as Tabitha Shields – was discovered in the pool at the hotel, 160 E. Pearson St. at 3:42 pm.
The Fire Department said the girl was taken to Lurie Children’s Hospital in cardiac arrest. She is presumed dead at the hospital.
The girl’s cause of death was being investigated late Tuesday.