Bibb County Sheriff’s Deputies were called to 3901 Northside Drive, Arbor Apartments just before 12:00 p.m. Saturday afternoon in reference to a possible drowning. It was reported that an adult male had gone under in the pool and his 9 yr. old daughter attempted to help him, but failed to come back up to the surface. Witnesses stated they helped the two out of the pool. 42 yr. old Roger Dewayne Anthony was transported to the Coliseum Hospital where he was later pronounced dead by Coroner Leon Jones. 9 yr. old London Anthony was transported to the Navicent Children’s hospital where she is listed in critical condition.
Anyone with information in reference to this incident is urged to contact the Bibb Sheriff’s Office at 478-751 -7500, or the Macon Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-877-68CRIME.