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1-Year-Old Boy Drowns In Rowan County

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FAITH, N.C. (AP) — Rowan County officials say a 1-year-old boy has drowned at a home near Faith just south of Salisbury.

Authorities said the boy was reported missing around 1:30 p.m. Tuesday. Neighbors found him in an ornamental pond in their front yard.

The boy’s name has not been released.

Both the neighbors and emergency workers tried to revive the boy but were unable to do so.

Investigators were interviewing family members and neighbors.

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