Grief counselors on hand for school after student found dead in Texas

Marcus McGhee (Photo provided by the Pearland Police Department)

WINDSOR, Conn. (WTNH) — Grief counselors will be on hand Monday at a local elementary school after one of their classmates was found dead in Texas.

Marcus McGhee was an autistic nine-year-old boy from South Windsor, who was visiting his family in Texas when he disappeared on Thanksgiving.  Police say they found Marcus in a nearby pond Saturday morning. Mcghee was visiting his uncle, former NBA player Marcus Camby at the time.

Related: Search for 9-year-old Connecticut boy missing in Texas called off

McGhee went to the CREC River Street School’s Birken Campus in Bloomfield.

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