Police Release Sketch of Boy Found Dead on Galveston Beach

Martín Di Felice


Police release a sketch of a boy who they say was found dead on a Texas beach Friday.

The boy is described as between the ages of three to five years old with a slender build and black hair, brown eyes. An artist rendered a sketch of the child to help police with the investigation.

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Galveston Police tell KPRC this is an extremely unusual case and the circumstances surrounding the death "grow more suspicious during the investigation." Authorities say no one has reported a missing child in the area.

The body of the mysterious boy was found Friday when a person was walking on the beach, according to police. 

Investigators are asking for the public’s help in identifying the boy.

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