12-year-old boys save toddler who almost drowned in Peach Creek, police say

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ROMAN FOREST, Texas — The heroic actions of two 12-year-old boys saved a little girl’s life Thursday after they rescued her from a near-drowning experience, the Roman Forest Police Department said.

Investigators said the girl was found in the water near Roman Forest Park and is believed to be around 4 to 5 years old.

According to authorities, she told officers her name was Melody of Melanie.

Police said the girl wasn’t injured during the incident.

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