Child in critical condition after being pulled from pond

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Child in critical condition after being pulled from pond

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (ADAMS) – Fort Wayne Police say that a child is in critical condition after being pulled from a pond in the Sycamore Hills neighborhood.
Officers with the Fort Wayne Police Department responded to the rear of 10825 Carnoustie Lane at approximately 1:47 p.m.Friday afternoon. Once on scene along with fire and medic’s, officers found that the child had already been removed from the pond by family members. The child was transported to a local hospital where he was determined to be in critical condition. Investigators learned that the child had wandered away from the home and had been missing for approximately twenty minutes before being discovered by family members.

This investigation is being handled by the Indiana Department of Natural Resources, the Allen County Prosecutor’s office, and the Allen County Coroner’s office.