Shalom Koby Lawson was 8 years old and had autism. He was born on June 23, 2009, and is from Louisville, Kentucky. His family was visiting friends in Brownsburg, Indiana, when he went missing on July 7, 2017. Shalom Lawson's body was discovered in a retention pond on July 8, 2017. His parents are Charles and Magdalena Lawson.
Links about Shalom Koby Lawson:
- Mother of boy found in Brownsburg pond: Shalom was "everything for us" (Indy Star, Domenica Bongiovanni and Dwight Adams, July 8, 2017)
- Authorities find body of msising 8-year-old Shalom Lawson in pond (Fox 59 News, Brian Bondus, July 7, 2017)
- Brownsburg community mourns, raises $1,500 for Shalom Lawson family (Wishtv.com, Eric Feldman, July 8, 2017)