Child found in pool dies 2 days later

NORTH LAS VEGAS, Nev. -- The identity of a 20-month-old boy who died after he was found in a swimming pool Monday morning has been released.

According to North Las Vegas Police the toddler is Robert L. Peterson.  Family members found the boy unconscious in the pool, however the cause of death is still pending from the Coroner's office.

Police are investigating how long the child was in the water and how he was able to get access to the pool.

There is no word yet if charges will be filed.


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