(Body of 7 year old found)….The discovery was made at around 10:00 am Thursday.
The body was found floating in the Coachella Canal in Riverside County. Employees with the Coachella Valley Water District made the discovery. Chief Deputy Coroner Sergeant Eric Frazier says it has been confirmed the 7 year old is the little girl reported missing a couple days ago from the Imperial County. An autopsy to determine the cause of death is pending. It is reported that 56-year-old Heinrich Paul Boykins has been arrested and booked into County Jail, charged with Manslaughter and child neglect. His bail has been set at $100,000. No other details are being released, as the investigation is still underway.