Boy, 4, Drowns In Pool At Texas Motel

BEAUMONT (July 25, 2013)--A 4-year-old boy who drowned while swimming in a motel pool in Beaumont with his family has been identified as Torrell Malilk Martin.

The Beaumont boy was pronounced dead Wednesday night at a hospital.

Police say Torrell was with relatives Wednesday afternoon at a Super 8 motel when family members took him swimming.

Authorities are trying to determine the circumstances surrounding the drowning.

An autopsy was ordered.

Child Protective Services will also investigate.


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