Police: Missing 6-year-old Chesterfield Twp. boy with autism has died, found in neighbor's pool

Posted at 2:05 PM, Aug 30, 2018
and last updated 2018-08-30 16:50:52-04

Chesterfield Township police say a missing boy with autism has died after being found inside a neighbor's pool Thursday afternoon.

Ethan, 6, was last seen in the area of 24 Mile Road and Baker. He was wearing blue basketball shorts and was shirtless and barefoot.

Police requested the public's help in locating the child. He was later found unresponsive in a neighbor's pool and taken to a nearby hospital where he was pronounced dead.