Memphis police confirm body found that of missing three year old

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Memphis police confirm the child's body found in a dumpster earlier today is that of three year old Maurice Brown, Jr.

The boy disappeared Sunday night.

His father, Maurice Brown, Sr. Was arrested nearly 24 hours after his son was last seen, and charged with child endangerment.

Maurice Brown's body was found in a dumpster at Butler and Allen early Tuesday afternoon.

Action News 5's Jason Miles is at a news conference with Memphis Police Director Toney Armstrong...

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