Brice Gonzalez Dead At 7

his mom beatrice gonzalez found the body of 7-year-old Brice Gonzalez inside the dishwasher in his home in Pearland, according to police. Beatrice Gonzalez immediately notified the police department, who with the fire department confirmed the death.

β€œWhile the police department is providing this statement so the community is aware, we ask that everyone exercise great respect to the family. Please give them their space and time as they deal with this immense loss,” police said in a statement.

On April. 15, his mom reported Brice missing as a runaway when he left their Pearland home around 5:20 p.m.

Pearland police conducted an extensive search and asked for the public to keep an eye out for him. Several news outlets covered the story as authorities and the family searched for Brice.