- Associated Press - Thursday, June 5, 2014

THOMSON, Ga. (AP) - Authorities are investigating the drowning death of a 7-year-old boy, who was found in a pond near his home in McDuffie County on Georgia’s east side.

The Augusta Chronicle reports (https://bit.ly/Sbfi4N) that the boy was discovered unresponsive in the pond Wednesday afternoon.

Georgia Bureau of Investigation Special Agent Pat Morgan said family members reported Jeremiah Parker-Ngoy Kalume missing around 4 p.m. Wednesday.

Morgan said an autopsy is planned for later this week.

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Information from: The Augusta Chronicle , https://www.augustachronicle.com

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