The 9-year-old victim of an apparent drowning at the Spring Lake Park Swim Facility in North Mankato has been identified.

According to a press release from the City of North Mankato, on Saturday June 5th at approx. 6:19 pm, Abdirahman Abdullahi, age 9, of  North Mankato, was found unresponsive in approx. 4.5 feet of water at the Spring Lake  Park Swim Facility. Lifeguards removed Abdullahi from the water and immediately began resuscitative efforts. Abdullahi was transported by paramedics to Mayo Clinic  Health System- Mankato where he was pronounced dead.  

An autopsy is scheduled to be conducted by the Ramsey County Medical Examiner’s Office.

The investigation is continuing.