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5 year old drowns in backyard pool

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Alexandria Giles, 5 Alexandria Giles, 5

VAN BUREN - The Crawford County Sheriff says 5-year-old Alexandria Giles died while swimming with her 17-year-old brother at his girlfriend's Van Buren home. The little girl is from Fayetteville.

Police say the young girl's grandmother was home at the time but Giles' brother and his girlfriend were left to watch the girl.

Giles' death is considered accidental but the girl's body has been sent to the state crime lab for further investigation.