Missing Arizona boy found dead

Deliah Buerzow, middle, holds onto her grandchildren McKenna,

Deliah Buerzow, middle, holds onto her grandchildren McKenna, left, and Taylor Bushee, who all live close to home of Emmitt Trapp in Dewey, Ariz. (Aug. 4, 2010) Photo Credit: AP

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PRESCOTT VALLEY, Ariz. - Authorities in Arizona say a 2-year-old boy missing since Monday evening has been found dead.

Prescott Valley police say Emmitt Trapp, of Dewey-Humbolt, was found around 11:30 a.m. by search and rescue personnel approximately one mile from his home.

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Police say the area east of Prescott where the body was found has been contained and is being treated as a crime scene.

This is standard procedure in any unattended death to ensure that a complete and thorough investigation can be conducted to determine the cause and manner of death.

No further details have been released regarding the boy’s death.


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