The body of a 13-year old boy from Iowa who ran away from home after his parents confiscated his cell phone has been found, five days after he disappeared.
Corey Brown, from Marshalltown, Iowa, went missing last Tuesday after a row that stated with his parents taking his cell phone off him, according to the Daily Mail.
Footage from CCTV on the family home showed Corey walking away from the property after the fight. He was last seen at around 11.15 p.m. in the local area.
Local law enforcement has now confirmed that his body has been discovered in a quiet area to the west of the town. They have not confirmed the precise location, but have said that they do not suspect any criminal foul play.
A statement from the Marshalltown Police Department said, "At this time, there is no evidence or information that indicates criminal activity is connected to this missing person/death investigation. However, this is still an active investigation and all possible scenarios will be thoroughly investigated."
During the period they were searching for Corey, Marshalltown suffered some pretty severe weather. Temperatures fell well below zero and there was heavy snowfall across the area. Conditions made the hunt for Corey all the more urgent and more than 14 different agencies and many more fire and EMS departments' took part in the hunt.