DUNCANNON, Pa. (AP) – State police in central Pennsylvania say the body of an 8-year-old boy swept away in the Susquehanna River last week has been found.
Police in Perry County said the boy was playing with his 10-year-old brother in a creek that empties into the river when he was swept away by the current shortly before 2:30 p.m. Friday.READ MORE: Parents Frustrated After Violent Week Across Pittsburgh Public Schools
The other boy called 911 and scores of people searched for him over the weekend, resuming the search Monday morning.READ MORE: Vigil For COVID-19 Victims Held In Westmoreland County
Trooper Brent Miller said his body was found at about 11 a.m. Monday about 100 yards from the point where he disappeared. His name hasn’t been released.GetGo Cashier Left Bruised, Scared After Attack In Store
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