Child found unresponsive in Tyler motel bathtub


TYLER, Texas (KLTV) - Tyler police were called to a motel in north Tyler Thursday evening to check on the welfare of a child.

According to Tyler PD PIO Andy Erbaugh, at about 5 p.m. Tyler Police officers responded to the Town House Motel, which is located at 2420 E. Gentry, after someone called in a report about a 6 year old found unresponsive in a bathtub in one of the rooms.

The child was taken to CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances emergency room by EMS.

The child is in critical condition, Erbaugh says; however the exact status is unknown at this time because medical procedures are still occurring.

Tyler Police Detectives and Crime Scene Investigators were called to the motel. This case is still under investigation.

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