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Death of girl, 3, under investigation

A 3-year-old girl hospitalized on Memorial Day died June 2 at Cook Children's Medical Center, a spokeswoman for the Tarrant County medical examiner's office said Wednesday.

Officers with the crimes against children unit are investigating the circumstances of the death of Abigail Fleming, who was in the care of her mother's boyfriend in their apartment in the 2800 block of Watermark Drive, police have said.

Officers and firefighters who responded to a 911 call were told that the child nearly drowned in a bathtub, police reported.

The medical examiner is awaiting test results before ruling on the cause and manner of death, the spokeswoman said.

The child's mother was at work, police said.

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