Police: Body of boy reported missing at Mineral Springs Lake found

State News

Sgt. Mike Estep from the Adams County Sheriff’s Office addresses the discovery of the body of 5-year-old Cameron Walters.

PEEBLES, Ohio (WJW) — The body of a missing 5-year-old has been recovered by authorities more than 24 hours after he was reported missing.

According to WLWT in Cincinnati, the body of Cameron Walters was found Tuesday in a lake near Mineral Springs Family Campground near Peebles, Ohio, in Adams County.

Last seen at the Mineral Springs Lake Resort campground at 5:10 p.m. Monday, Ohio law enforcement issued an endangered missing child alert for Walters.

Walters was at the campground with his family when he went missing.

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