Man dies in pool drowning at Broadmoor apartment

Baton Rouge police are investigating a man’s drowning Saturday afternoon at a swimming pool in the Broadmoor Plantation Apartments.

Mike Chustz, a spokesman for East Baton Rouge Parish Emergency Medical Services, said paramedics were dispatched to the pool for a possible drowning and found one person dead.

They transported another person to Baton Rouge General Medical Center Mid City with injuries, Chustz said.

Chustz could not give specifics about the two people involved.

Baton Rouge homicide detectives have been sent to the pool to investigate, Cpl. Don Coppola Jr., a police spokesman, said.