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12-year-old boy dies following drowning incident in Monroe County

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Updated Article - Charles Braxton Dent passed away following a drowning incident in Monroe County.

Posted: Jul 12, 2019 4:05 PM
Updated: Jul 17, 2019 9:56 AM

BECKER, Miss. (WTVA) - A 12-year-old boy has died following a drowning incident in Monroe County. 

A Monroe County sheriff’s investigator said the incident happened late Friday morning at a home in Becker.

Sheriff Cecil Cantrell said the child was transported to Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital in Memphis, Tennessee.

Charles Braxton Dent, 12, passed away on Sunday at the hospital. His family confirmed his death to WTVA. 

 

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