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GBI finds body of missing 7-year-old girl

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CANTON, GA - (WTOC) More disturbing details are being released about a grisly crime against a 7-year-old girl. Georgia Bureau of Investigation Agents found the body of Jorelys Rivera not far from her Canton, Ga. apartment complex. She had been beaten to death. Crews had searched for the girl since she vanished from a playground on Friday. All the searching led them to a dumpster a quarter mile from the apartments. That is where they confirmed her parents worst fears.

"A 7-year-old girl was abducted, sexually assaulted and her body was dumped. Child death is a terrible thing and for a child to be killed in such a horrible way. This is the worst thing that can happen to a human being," said Vernon Keenan, GBI.

At this time, investigators have no suspects but they are still searching for clues.

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