Missing boy found in Fox River has died

  • Associated Press
  • August 27, 2014 - 5:40 PM

NEENAH, Wis. — A missing 6-year-old boy found in the Fox River in Neenah has died.

Police say Elijah Vanderhoof was in Riverside Park with his mother, older sister and cousins Tuesday afternoon when he went missing about 4:15 p.m. Neenah police responded and began a search.

The boy was found in the river about 5:30 p.m. and was taken to Theda Clark Medical Center where he was pronounced dead. An autopsy found he drowned.

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