Chloe Wiegand Wiki
Chloe Wiegand an 18 month-old girl who fell to her death from her grandfather’s arms as they stood on the 11th deck of a huge cruise ship.
Chloe Wiegand Age
She was an 18-month-old baby girl.
Chloe Wiegand Death
#RIP babygirl #ChloeWiegand … this nation mourns your passing and sends hugs to your mommy, daddy and grandparents. Our hearts are with you #AlanWiegand #KimberlyWiegand #SalvatoreAnello pic.twitter.com/FVYXbf5LLm
— cathy moore (@cathymoore2) July 8, 2019
Chloe Wiegand from Indiana plunged 150 feet from the Royal Caribbean vessel in San Juan on Sunday afternoon.
The 18-month-old is believed to have slipped from her maternal grandfather Salvatore Anello’s arms beside a window on the 11th deck of the Freedom of the Seas ship. There is a pool, spa, fitness center and bars and cafes on the 11th deck.
Indiana toddler who fell 150ft to her death after slipping from her grandfather’s arms on 11th deck of a Royal Caribbean cruise ship docked in Puerto Rico.19-month-old Chloe Wiegand from Indiana plunged 150 feet from the Royal Caribbean vessel https://t.co/0MYVpSE9JS
— Dolly Loretta Russo (@dolly19631966) July 8, 2019
Chloe Wiegand was remembered by mother Kimberly Schultz Wiegand on Facebook after she fell 150 feet to her death from the Freedom of the Seas cruise ship onto a concrete dock in San Juan, Puerto Rico Sunday afternoon. Initial reports claimed her grandfather, named as Salvatore Anello, dangled her from a window, but South Bend Police Department has since said that this is not true. They said Chloe slipped from his hands after he lost his balance, WSBT reported.
The girl landed on concrete on the Pan American dock in San Juan and died in hospital shortly afterward.
Chloe Wiegand Family
Chloe and her extended family from Indiana were vacationing together aboard the Freedom of the Seas cruise ship, operated by the Royal Caribbean cruise line.
Both her sets of grandparents, her parents and her younger brother were on board the ship at the time.
Fast Facts You Need to Know
- Chloe Wiegand plunged 150 feet from the cruise ship in San Juan on Sunday
- She is believed to have slipped from her grandfather’s arms near a window
- She landed on the hard concrete of the Puerto Rico dock and died in hospital
- The girl was on holiday with her family on the Freedom of the Seas cruise ship
- Wiegand is the daughter of South Bend, Indiana police officer Alan Wiegand
- South Bend police chief disputed statement issued by Puerto Rico police that the girl was being held out of the window