Officials: 71-year-old man drowns in his pool in Md. after falling in while cleaning it

(Photo, MGN Online)

A 71-year-old man drowned after falling into his pool in La Plata while cleaning it Friday night, authorities say.

The Charles County Sheriff's Office confirms the man was found dead in his pool on 5654 Mount Carmel Road. The sheriff's office says the death does not look like it was suspicious and that they do not know why the man fell in.

Officials say they are waiting on an autopsy for more information.

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