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Teen dies after breaking into swimming pool

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MILWAUKEE (AP) -- A teenager has died after breaking into a municipal swimming pool in Milwaukee.

Police say the 19-year-old male and several of his friends climbed over a fence at the Washington Park pool about 10:30 p.m. Wednesday. The teen jumped in the pool, began having trouble and sank to the bottom.

A police officer arriving on the scene jumped in, brought the victim out of the water and began CPR. Additional officers arrived and also tried to revive the man, but he died at the scene.

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