September 14, 2014
NORTH LAS VEGAS, Nev. (AP) - North Las Vegas police say a
3-year-old boy died after drinking liquid commercial grout cleaner
at his home.
Police spokesman Tim Bedwell said Tuesday the death has not been
ruled an accident or a homicide.
He says investigators are waiting for a coroner's report to make
Hospital officials reported the death as a poisoning.
Police say the child was taken to Sunrise Hospital and Medical
Center in Las Vegas just before 6 p.m. Monday. He died about four
Authorities say child protective services and police responded
to the hospital.