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Boy pulled from Oconomowoc River identified

OCONOMOWOC, WI (WTAQ) - Authorities have identified a boy who drowned in a river on Thursday.

Police say 8-year-old Shane Needles, of Nashotah, was pulled from the Oconomowoc River by first responders who performed CPR on the boy.

He later died at a nearby hospital.

Police say Needles was with a group of people visiting Riverside Park when his chaperone noticed he went missing.

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