STOUGHTON, Wis. (AP) -- Police in Stoughton say a missing five-year-old boy has been found dead in a retention pond.
WISC-TV reports the boy went missing in the town south of Madison at about 4:30 p.m. Tuesday. His full name has not been released.
Later in the afternoon police got a 911 call reporting a child spotted in the pond. Authorities drained part of it, and divers found the child's body.
The case is separate from another five-year-old boy missing in Pierce County, also on Tuesday.
To comment, the following rules must be followed:
Comments may be monitored for inappropriate content, but the station is under no legal obligation to do so.
If you believe a comment violates the above rules, please use the Flagging Tool to alert a Moderator.
Flagging does not guarantee removal.
Multiple violations may result in account suspension.
Decisions to suspend or unsuspend accounts are made by Station Moderators.
Questions may be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please provide detailed information.
All comments must adhere to the WSAW.com discussion rules.