Update: Police divers found Declan’s body in a mangrove swamp area near his Machans Beach home on June 1. His family had to wait over a week for DNA confirmation that it was the 13-year-old.
Cairns Police Detective Senior Sergeant Glenn Horan said the death was not suspicious and it appeared the teenager had taken his own life.
A little while back I told you how important I think it is to include video along with pictures when someone goes missing, in my “How to Increase your Chances of a Loved one being Found.” I explain what I call the Superman/Clark Kent syndrome of identifying people. Click here to read the story.
Which leads me to the story of a missing boy in Queensland.
Go here to read more about Declan’s story.