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Missing 5-year-old Indiana County boy found dead in pool


White Township, PA – A sad ending in the search for a missing non-verbal 5-year-old boy in nearby Indiana County.

Lenny Hatinda was found dead in a pool nearby his home.

The young boy had wandered away from his home in White Township near Indiana, PA, on Wednesday evening.

Neighbors, emergency crews, and police from around the area immediately went into action with an urgent search.

Unfortunately, around 11 p.m. Wednesday, the boy’s body was found in a swimming pool about 1/10 of a mile from his home.

First responders attempted life-saving aid but Lenny Hitanda was unable to be resuscitated.

The coroner has declared it an accidental drowning.

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