Update 7: missing 2-year-old Ruben

Police divers this afternoon sadly located the body believed to be missing 2-year-old boy Ruben Scott.

He was found in a large dam located near the homestead.

Our thoughts go out to Ruben’s family, friends and the communities of Maramie and Kowanyama, as well as everyone involved in the search during this difficult time.

Chief Superintendent Brian Huxley expressed his condolences to the family and his gratitude for all involved in the search.

Police will now be preparing a report for the Coroner.

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