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GH boy, 2, drowns

Tribune Staff • Jul 21, 2015 at 12:48 PM

Dispatchers first received a 911 call about a missing boy at Lake Mitchell west of Cadillac at 5:24 p.m. Monday. 

The caller said the boy, Arend "Ari" Jack-Thomas Wagasky, was last seen around the northwest side of the lake.

Dispatchers received another 911 call at 5:36 p.m., saying the boy had been found in the lake. The caller said the boy had a pulse, but was not breathing, and that someone was performing CPR.

Paramedics took the child to Mercy Hospital Cadillac, where he died.

Investigators say the boy and his family were at a summer home in the Cadillac area when the incident happened.

- WZZM-TV and Cadillac News contributed to this report

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