Boy Found Dead in East Hampton Pool

An 11-year-old boy was found dead at the bottom of a filled swimming pool in East Hampton Sunday afternoon, East Hampton Town police announced last night.

Police and emergency medical personnel responded at 5:08 p.m. to a report of a drowning victim on Route 114. They tried but failed to revive the child. He was rushed to Southampton Hospital, where he was pronounced dead. The name of boy, who was from Brooklyn, has not been released.

While police are investigating the cause of death there is no evidence of foul play, according to a statement released last night.