KIRKSVILLE, Mo. – A three year old boy reported missing in Kirksville Wednesday night, was pulled from a pond by a police officer.

Several officers responded when the report of a missing toddler was filed around 10:00 p.m. last night, from a trailer at Dogwood Court on West Gardner Street. About a half hour later a Truman State University officer reported hearing a child screaming in the direction of Spur pond.

A Kirksville officer walking the bank was able to pull the child safely from the water.