Deaths of wandering autistic kids prompt action

Tuesday, August 13, 2013 | 12:00 p.m. CDT

The 3-year-old girl wandered away from her grandmother's home in Wareham, Mass., in mid-April. A frantic search began almost immediately, and within an hour little Alyvia Navarro was found unresponsive in a nearby pond. She was pronounced dead the next day.