Missing 6-year-old with autism found dead in pond

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TALTY, TX (KETK) – A 6-year-old child with autism has been found dead in a pond near his home in Kaufman County, Texas. 

According to NBC 5 in Dallas, Dalton Robertson was found by divers overnight. 

Authorities reported Robertson missing Sunday afternoon around 4:00 pm. He was last seen at an intersection near Cottonwood Lane and Farm-to-Market Road 987. The boy’s parents said they believe he left their home on his own without their knowledge. 

Several agencies were involved in the search for Robertson. Other details of the case have yet to be released. 

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