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press release
On May 29, 2012 at approximately 10:33 the Gloucester Township Police Department responded to a residence on the unit block of Glamis Road in Gloucester Township, NJ for a report of a 1 1/2 year old girl who had drowned in an inflatable pool. The child's mother was visiting friends and several other children who were playing at the residence.
Upon arrival officers found the residents performing CPR on the child, and were able to revive the child. EMS arrived shortly thereafter and immediately transported the child to Cooper Hospital in Camden, NJ. The child was last reported to be conscious and alert in stable condition upon arrival at the hospital.