Update: Body of missing boy found in Hardin County pond

ADA — The Hardin County Sheriff’s Office says the body of a missing 13-year-old boy was found Friday night in a pond near his home northeast of Ada.
The boy, described as an autistic, non-verbal male, was reported missing about 3 p.m. Friday in the area of 726 Township Road 55, near Ada.
The sheriff’s office said law enforcement officers, firefighters, EMS personnel, state patrol troopers, LifeFlight helicopters, the Hardin County Joint Dive Team, friends, families and neighbors joined in the search.
The sheriff’s office said the boy’s body was found in a nearby pond, about 20 feet from shore, about 7 p.m. Friday.


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