Missing 3-year-old Winter Springs boy found dead, deputies say

Update 7:06 p.m.

WINTER SPRINGS, Fla. — The Seminole County Sheriff’s Office said that the missing boy in Winter Springs has died.

Deputies said Axel was found in a nearby retention pond.

The Florida Department of Law Enforcement issued a Missing Child Alert Sunday for a Winter Springs boy.


Police said 3-year-old Axel Caballero was last seen in the 1380 block of Ponce De Leon Boulevard in Seminole County.

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Police said Axel was last seen wearing a green shirt and a diaper after he wandered from his home.

Anyone with information on Axel is asked to call the Seminole County Sheriff’s Office at 407-665-6650 or 911.

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