SW Mo. Officials Investigate 4-Year-Old's Death

6 years 10 months 1 week ago Wednesday, December 07 2011 Dec 7, 2011 Wednesday, December 07, 2011 1:38:00 PM CST December 07, 2011 in News
By: Associated Press

JERKTAIL (AP) - The death of a 4-year-old southwest Missouri boy whose body was found in a lagoon is being investigated as a possible homicide.

Wright County Sheriff's deputies and Missouri State Highway Patrol troopers began investigating after the body was found Wednesday morning behind a home between Hartville and Competition.

KY3-TV reports a 22-year-old person of interest was taken to a Springfield hospital and is under police supervision. Three other children in the home are in protective custody.
No further details were immediately available.
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Information from: KYTV-TV, http://www.ky3.com

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