UPDATE: Boy found dead after being reported missing in Hurricane

Local News
SUNDAY 7/25/2021 5:24 p.m.

HURRICANE CITY, Utah (ABC4) – A 4-year-old boy, previously reported missing from his bed in Hurricane City, has died, according to police.

Early Sunday afternoon, Hurricane Police asked for the community’s help to locate 4-year-old Kache Wallis, who had last been seen being tucked into bed.

According to an update from Hurricane Police, officers and other agencies responded to the area to look for Kache. Police called on the community for help looking for the boy shortly after noon on Sunday.

About an hour and a half later, Hurricane Police confirmed the child had been located.

In a Sunday evening update, police say the boy was found dead in the home.

Hurricane Police and the Medical Examiner’s Office are now investigating the incident.

“Our thoughts & prayers go out to the Kache Wallis at this difficult time,” Hurricane Police say in a statement.

Missing Hurricane 4-year-old boy located

SUNDAY 7/25/2021 1:28 p.m.

HURRICANE CITY, Utah (ABC4) – An endangered missing person alert previously issued for a 4-year-old last seen being tucked into bed last night has been canceled.

Authorities say the 4-year-old boy has been located.

No additional details are available at this time.

ORIGINAL STORY: Boy, 4, last seen being tucked into bed, missing from Hurricane City

SUNDAY 7/25/2021 12:47 p.m.

HURRICANE CITY, Utah (ABC4) – Police in southern Utah are asking for the community’s help to find a young boy who has not been seen since he was tucked into bed Saturday night.

Hurricane City Police say 4-year-old Kache Wallis was last seen near 300 West 200 North.

Kache was seen wearing white Ninja Turtle pajamas. He is described as having light brown, medium-length hair and dark brown eyes. Kache is about 3’6″ and weighs 50 pounds.

According to police, Kache may be with his non-custodial mother, Erika Carrell, in a white 2017 Nissan Sentra with Oregon license plates.

Below is a picture of a similar Sentra and an Oregon license plate. Note, these are not the exact Sentra or license plate associated with Erika Carrell.

Kache’s case does not currently meet the criteria for an Amber Alert, Hurricane City Police say. As of 1:05 p.m., an endangered missing person alert has been issued for Kache.

If you see Kache, pictured above, or have any information on his whereabouts, contact Hurricane City Police at 435-627-4999.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Utah Coronavirus

More Coronavirus Updates

IN FOCUS

More In Focus

Justice Files

More Justice Files