JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – A lacking 4-year-old boy with autism who was visiting Jacksonville together with his household from New York was discovered lifeless Monday evening in a retention basin in Florida, police stated.
Gavin Douyon’s household stated they final noticed the kid round 5:30 p.m. Monday. The Jacksonville Sheriff’s Workplace used a helicopter, a dive staff, and a drone unit to seek for the kid. His physique was discovered within the pond about 4 hours later, the police stated.
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“There is no such thing as a foul play. It looks like a horrible accident, “Deputy Police Chief Brian Kee informed information businesses.
The boy, who was non-verbal, had been enjoying outdoors with relations when he left, Key stated.
The household was visiting family over Memorial Day weekend, authorities stated.
He’s the second little one with autism to just lately die in a retention basin.
On April 25, 5-year-old Mohamad Nour was present in a pond after his household reported him lacking.
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