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Girl, 11, drowns in Metairie apartment complex pool

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METAIRIE, LA (WVUE) -

An 11-year-old girl died Sunday after she was found at the bottom of a pool in a Metairie apartment complex.

Ruth Maloney was pronounced dead shortly after she arrived at a nearby hospital.

Police confirmed she was visiting a friend in the 4100 block of Division Street when she was found in the pool.

A woman and a man pulled Ruth out of the pool a performed CPR until paramedics arrived.

She was taken to Tulane Lakeside Hospital for Women and Children where she was pronounced dead.

Authorities do not suspect foul play.

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