SCOTTSDALE, AZ - Scottsdale police said a 77-year-old woman drowned in her pool Saturday morning.
Scottsdale Fire Department spokeswoman Lori Schmidt said the woman was found face down in her pool near 60th Street and Thomas Saturday morning.
She was transported to a local hospital where she was pronounced dead.
Schmidt said the woman was discovered by her partner and was down for approximately 15 minutes.
No other information was immediately available.
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