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Search for missing boy near Lake Houston ends in tragedy

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The search for a missing 6-year-old boy in San Jacinto County has ended in tragedy.  Search teams found James Vongxay's body Saturday morning.

Vongxay disappeared while out on a family fishing trip north of Mudd Road near Lake Houston around 2:30 p.m. Friday, San Jacinto County Sheriff's investigators said.  His relatives said he was supposed to be with his mother and sister.

Emergency crews scoured the area for the little boy until it was too dark to continue.  They restarted the search Saturday morning.

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