Boy, 8, drowns in Susquehanna River

HARRISBURG, Pa. (WHTM) – An 8-year old boy has died after going missing in the Susquehanna River.

Police said the boy, who was not a swimmer, went into the water with friends near the mini-golf area on City Island. He went under the water around 7:30 p.m. Sunday and did not come back up.

The boy was found after about 30 minutes of searching. He was taken to Harrisburg Hospital and pronounced dead.

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