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September 21, 2014

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Police say body found near home of missing Bullhead City girl

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This undated photo provided by the Bullhead City Police Department shows Isabella “Bella” Grogan-Cannella, an 8-year-old Bullhead City, Ariz., girl who was reported missing on Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2014. Police, firefighters and volunteers fanned out in Bullhead city neighborhoods, nearby parks and river areas to look for the missing child.

BULLHEAD CITY, Ariz. — Police say they have found a body near the home of an Arizona girl who has been missing for nearly two days.

Authorities did not say Wednesday whether the body is that of Isabella "Bella" Grogan-Cannella.

Bullhead City Police Chief Brian Williamson declined to answer any questions at a news conference regarding the search for Isabella.

Isabella's family reported her missing before dawn Tuesday. Investigators found no signs of forced entry but haven't ruled out abduction.

Police, firefighters and volunteers have been scouring Bullhead City neighborhoods, parks and river areas in search of the girl with dark blonde hair and blue eyes.

The city is about 100 miles southeast of Las Vegas.

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