Autistic Boy, 5, Found Dead In Texas Pond

DALLAS (June 22, 2014) A 5-year-old autistic boy who wandered off from his family's home was later found dead in a neighbor's pond east of Dallas.

The search for the boy started at around 4:30 p.m. Saturday after the youngster, whose name was not released, disappeared from his home in Ables Springs, Kaufman County Sheriff's Capt. Fred Klingelberger said.

The boy's body was found at the pond about an hour later.

Foul play was not suspected.

An autopsy was ordered.

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