Tragic end to search for missing boy

An image of the four-year-old boy who has disappeared from his parents' home on Chatsworth Island.
An image of the four-year-old boy who has disappeared from his parents' home on Chatsworth Island.

UPDATE 4.45pm:

THE body of a four-year-old boy has been found in the Clarence River at Chatsworth Island.

Connor Elliott Graham was reported missing at 7am this morning after his parents noticed he was not in his bed.

His body was found at 4.15pm.

2pm:

A SEARCH is currently underway for a missing four-year-old child at Chatsworth Island.

Connor Elliott Graham was last seen when his parents put his to bed last night. His parents checked him about 3.30am and found him sleeping.

Just after 7am today the parents found the child was not in his bed.

A search of the home and surrounds were conducted, however failed to locate him.

He was last seen wearing Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle pyjamas and he has red hair and fair skin.

A search has commenced in the area and includes police attached to Coffs/ Clarence Local Area Command, Dog Squad, POLAIR helicopter and local volunteers.

Police are appealing for anyone who sights the child to keep him safe and contact police immediately on 66420222.



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