Who was Mohamed Fofana? South Boston Castle Island Missing Boy found dead

In recent news, it was speculated that a 4-year-old Mohamed Fofana was found dead on Spectacle Island shore off South Boston. You are required to read the article for further information in regard to the case and follow us around for more insights. Continue reading for more details. The lifeless body of a 4-year-old autistic boy who went missing on Mother’s Day was pulled from the water near Boston’s Castle Island. The boy, Mohamed Fofana, had gone to the park with his grandfather and his older sister around 7 pm Sunday when he disappeared. Reportedly, Mohamed and his sister were playing near the coastline near Castle Island, located on the northern tip of a stretch of beaches overlooking Boston Harbor when the youngster wandered off. Scroll down to the next section for more details.

Mohamed Fofana

Who are Mohamed Fofana’s parents?

The boy’s frantic grandfather called 911 to report his grandson missing. He then called the boy’s mother, Mantenjay Fofana claiming that they have seen their daughter but Mohamed was not visible. A massive search was underway by state and local police, a marine unit, a dive team, and an air wing. The boy’s body was located on the shoreline of Spectacle Island, directly across from Castle Island around 12:30 am, as per state police. The Massachusetts State Police posted the tragic news on a tweet Sunday night.

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The tweet reads that there was immense sadness as Mohamed’s body was located on the shoreline of Castle Island at 12:29 pm. Adding on, they said that their detective unit for Suffolk County will conduct the follow-up death investigation, also they expressed their deepest condolences to his family. The body will be transferred to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner, as per sources. The boy’s distraught mother told us that she was at work when she learned that her young son was missing. She said that her son and daughter were with their grandfather.

Mohamed Fofana

South Boston Castle Island Missing Boy found dead

She claimed that her son was at work when she learned that her young son was missing, both the kids were with their grandfather. She said her son was autistic and didn’t speak well. He also suffered from sickle cell anemia. For hours, the marine units and dive teams from several law enforcement and public safety agencies were searching for the young boy in an area known as the Western Way, which connects Dorchester Bay to the South and the Boston Main Channel to the north. The above statement was claimed by state police.

A side-scan sonar was deployed off three boats, providing a sonar image of the ocean bottom, and divers were investigating any anomalies detected by the side-scan sonar. They also conducted what amounts to an underwent search along the length of the Castle Island sea wall out to a distance of 150 yards off-shore. Detectives reviewed camera footage with the goal of determining Mohamed’s potential route of movement from the playground area. Those who learned the horrific news on Mother’s Day shared their condolences on Twitter.

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