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.