Search crews find body of missing 5-year-old boy in Willamette River
Polk County Sheriff's deputies have located the body of Allen "Chaz" Pearson.
The 5-year-old boy was last seen playing by the Willamette River at Wallace Marine Park around 5 p.m. last Friday.
A search for Chaz involving more than a dozen agencies including the Oregon National Guard went on throughout the weekend. Officials have confirmed he wasn't wearing a life jacket.
His body was found near the Wheatland Ferry around 2 p.m. Monday, just upriver from the Polk County line. It's about 13 miles from where he was last seen.