Friday, Dec 6, 2013
Body of Missing 5-Year-Old Recovered
UPDATED 1:30 p.m. MONDAY, OCTOBER 7, 2013
BUTLER COUNTY, MO -- Authorities have recovered the body of a boy reported missing over the weekend.
Five-year-old Devonte Dye was last seen in the Qulin, Missouri area around 2:30 p.m. Sunday.
Butler County Coroner Jim Akers says divers with the Missouri Highway Patrol located Dye's body Monday morning in the St. Francis River.
An autopsy is scheduled for this week, but Akers says foul play is not suspected in the boy's death.
BUTLER COUNTY, MISSOURI -- The Butler County Sheriff's Office has released a Nixle alert for a missing boy. Five-year-old Devonte Dye was last seen in the Qulin, Missouri area around 2:30 Sunday afternoon.
Officials describe him as a black male with brown eyes and black hair. He was also wearing a black shirt and blue jeans.
If you have any information on his whereabouts, you're asked to call the Butler County Sheriff's office at 573-686-8070
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