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Body of 8-year-old Missing Child Located 

WESTERN Ky. (07/30/15) – On Wednesday, July 29, the Kentucky State Police in Ballard County, KY announced a Golden Alert for a missing 8-year-old girl.

KSP officials stated that Skyleigh Pool was reported missing at 5:00 PM on Wednesday, last seen on County Farm Road in Ballard County. Skyleigh was reported to have developmental delays and was nonverbal.

KSP reports that the search for Skyleigh continued all night by numerous agencies from various states.

Skyleigh’s body was found at around 8:00 AM on Thursday, July 30.She was located in a pond roughly ¼ mile from her home.

An autopsy is scheduled for Friday, July 31, in Louisville.

Detective John Sims is conducting an investigation, and KSP states that no foul play is suspected at this time.

Information provided by the Kentucky State Police
Posted by J.L. Graham
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