8-year-old boy dies after being pulled from Oconomowoc River
Shannon Sims and James Kust
Shannon Sims reports.Photo: Video by tmj4.com
OCONOMOWOC (AP) -- An 8-year-old boy has died after being pulled from the Oconomowoc River.
Police say the boy was with a group visiting Riverside Park when a chaperone noticed he was missing Thursday.
The boy was found in the river shortly before 2:30 p.m. and was pulled from the water by one of the chaperones.
First responders performed CPR on the boy and he was taken to a hospital, where he died a short time later.
The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports police did not identify the boy. His death remains under investigation.