NEW JERSEY - A Brooklyn boy has died days after he was pulled out of a swimming pool in New Jersey.
Tenafly police say Michael Placide died Sunday at Hackensack University Medical Center. He had turned 9 while in the hospital.
Police say he appeared to be drowning when he was pulled from the pool at the Kaplen JCC On The Palisades community center on Thursday afternoon. CPR was in progress when police and paramedics arrived.
He was initially taken to Englewood Hospital and Medical Center before he was transferred to Hackensack.
Police say he died as a result of complications from the incident.