A second missing child has been found dead in northeast Mississippi.
WTVA-TV in Tupelo reports that the body of 21-month-old Mobley Robinson was found Sunday afternoon in Pontotoc County. According to WTVA, the sheriff says the child's body was found in a culvert near the family home and that no foul play is suspected. An autopsy is planned.
In Webster County, the Mississippi Highway Patrol says a 2-year-old boy who was reported missing over the weekend has been found dead. Kye Mitchell had last been seen Sunday afternoon around 2:00 near his home in Webster County in north Mississippi. On Monday, MHP spokesman Jon Kalahar said Mitchell's body had been found near the home. He said an autopsy would be performed to determine how the boy died. No other information was given.
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