Jackson County Sheriff’s Department investigating death of 12-year-old boy
The Jackson County Sheriff’s Department is investigating the death of a 12-year-old boy Tuesday afternoon.
Shortly after noon, dispatchers got a call that the boy was found unresponsive at his home in the Helena community. Sheriff Mike Ezell says a family member found the boy in some woods behind the house.
The boy was airlifted to a Mobile hospital, but died en route. Sheriff Ezell says no foul play is suspected.
More information will be released as it becomes available.