A 6-month-old girl drowned while she was in the bath with her mother, police said Thursday.
According to police, the incident occurred at an apartment in Tokyo's Katsushika Ward at around 12:30 a.m. Thursday, NTV reported. The woman, who is in her 30s, was quoted by police as saying she was drunk and that she was holding her daughter in her arms in the bath when she fell asleep. When she woke up, she noticed her daughter on the bottom of the bath tub and called 119.
Police said the infant was in a state of cardio-respiratory arrest and was confirmed dead at the hospital.© Japan Today