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Authorities scale back search for missing Idaho boy

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Deorr Kunz has been missing since July 19, 2015 when he wandered off from his family's campsite at Timber Creek Reservoir. Deorr Kunz has been missing since July 19, 2015 when he wandered off from his family's campsite at Timber Creek Reservoir.

Authorities in east-central Idaho are scaling back a search for a 2-year-old boy who went missing earlier this month during a camping trip with his family.
    
The Lemhi County Sheriff's Office tells KTVB-TV in a story on Monday that the decision comes after a 10-day extensive search in the Stone Reservoir area near the town of Salmon.
    
DeOrr Kunz went missing on July 10. A missing person report was filed at about 2:30 p.m., and crews using a helicopter and search dogs immediately began looking for the boy.
    
Lemhi County Sheriff Lynn Bowerman says the parents are not suspects.
    
Investigators say they haven't ruled out an abduction by strangers or possible involvement by wild animals.
    
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