Holiday Toddler Drowns

HOLIDAY, Fla. (AP) _ The body of a 2-year-old boy was found in a pond near his home hours after he went missing.

Pasco County Sheriff’s deputies say Trent Wayman was last seen about 3 p.m. on Wednesday at his home in Holiday.

Sheriff’s spokesman Kevin Doll says the child was reported missing at 5:57 p.m. and crews searched the neighborhood for the boy.

He was wearing only a diaper went he went missing.

The Tampa Bay Times ( ) reports the boy’s body was found just before 9 p.m. in a small pond across the street from his home.

An autopsy was planned to determine the cause of death.

An investigation continues.

No further details were immediately available.

News Talk Florida Staff