Coroner identifies toddler found in pond who wandered from home

Coroner identifies toddler found in pond who wandered from home

ST. STEPHEN, SC (WCSC) - The Berkeley County coroner identified Friday morning the toddler who was found dead after wandering away from his home.

Twenty-two-moth-old Caden Burden of St. Stephen was found in a pond near his home Thursday, according to Berkeley County Coroner Bill Salisbury.

The coroner says the child's mother fell asleep on the couch and her 3-year-old and the toddler wandered outside.

An autopsy is pending, Salisbury said.

The Berkeley County Coroner and St. Stephen Police are investigating.

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