ROCHESTER, Minn. (AP) — A 7-year-old boy has drowned in a lake in Rochester.
The boy’s mother, Jasmin McBride tells KTTC-TV her son, Deon McBride, was in Rochester to visit his father for the summer.READ MORE: Twins' Triple, 2 Bases-Loaded Walks In 10th Beat Texas
Rochester police and firefighters responded to a child missing in Cascade Lake Park about 7 p.m. Saturday.READ MORE: Severe Blood Shortage Nationwide Impacting Minnesota Hospitals
The child was recovered from the lake and taken to St. Marys Hospital.
The boy’s family has created a GoFundMe page to return his body to Chicago for burial.MORE NEWS: Investigators ID Person Whose Body Parts Were Found In NE Mpls. As Adam Richard Johnson
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