Officials said that a 4-year-old girl from Florida has been found dead in Port Charlotte near the vacation home of her family.
Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office reported that 4-year-old Evelyn Geer had been missing “several” hours after she wandered off from the VRBO vacation rental house of her family.
According to deputies, Greer’s family was staying at a vacation rental house located on the canal.
Greer’s corpse was discovered by officials while searching the area on a boat.
The sheriff’s department asked that people keep the family in their prayers during this difficult time.
The sheriff’s office used air search methods and a bloodhound to help find the child .
Port Charlotte, Florida is about 45 minutes from Fort Myers.