FORT WALTON BEACH — The Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the drowning of a 9-month-old infant in a bathtub Wednesday.
Deputies were called to a home on Corvet Street north of Racetrack Road about 5:30 p.m. in reference to a child not breathing, according to a press release from the Sheriff's Office.
The boy had reportedly been in a bathtub with an older sibling when he was found face down, not breathing.
He was taken to Fort Walton Beach Medical Center and pronounced deceased about 6:30 p.m.
Additional details will be released at the appropriate time.