Rock County Sheriff

ROCK COUNTY — The Rock County Sheriff’s Office issued the following news release Sunday morning:

On 03-09-24 at approximately 6:13 p.m., the Rock County Sheriff’s Office responded to the 5500 block of W Miles Rd reference a missing 8-year-old child.

During the investigation the child was found inside a residence, deceased.

A person of interest is in custody and there is no threat to the safety of the public. The investigation is still ongoing and any further information will be provided in a follow-up press release.

Note: West Miles road is located south of Indianford near the Rock River.