OCALA — Authorities say a missing Marion County boy was found dead in a neighbor's swimming pool.
The sheriff's office says 10-year-old Bernard C. Latimore was reported missing from his home early Friday. Authorities found the body in a nearby pool later that day after a neighbor called 911 and said she noticed a pillow in the pool.
Authorities the child had autism and could not speak.
Also on Friday, a 3-year-old girl drowned in the pool of a Hollywood apartment complex. Police say family members were napping when the girl apparently walked out the door. When the adults woke up, they found the girl in the pool and one adult pulled her out.
Attempts to revive her were unsuccessful.