Nine-year-old girl’s body found in White Oak Bayou

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HOUSTON - The body of a nine-year-old girl who wandered away from her home was found floating in the White Oak Bayou in northwest Houston.

The girl's grandmother says the child has never left the house by herself before, but somehow managed to unlock the door and walk outside. Family members also say the girl has Angelman's Syndrome.

For now, not much else is known about this tragic incident.

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