TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) - A 6-year-old autistic boy who was reported missing Sunday evening was found drowned in the Black Warrior River.
Tuscaloosa County Sheriff's officials say they received a call about the missing child around 6 pm.
The Sheriff's Office responded with the Dive Team, Tactical Unit, Helicopter and Mobile Command Center.
Deputies spotted the child about an hour and a half later along the banks of the river.
They began CPR, but the boy was pronounced dead at the hospital.
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