Volunteers Search For Missing Boy In River

POSTED BY: George Hiotis
Monday, June 6, 2011 - 08:53 AM
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The search will continue for a two year old boy who has been missing from a camp where his 3-year-old step-brother drowned near Ellis Dam Saturday. Muskingum County Sheriff Matt Lutz says while the primary search was called off Sunday, a secondary search is now underway using volunteers who will be searching the Muskingum River south of Zanesville Monday. Malta/McConnelsville Fire fighters will be looking between Rokeby Lock and McConnelsville. Officials say two year old Anthony Joseph Tullius and 3-year-old Ayden Leroy Cecil were gone when the family awoke Saturday at the camp site at Ellis Dam. Searchers found the older boy’s body hours later about a mile south of the spillway at the dam.
 


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