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Body of Missing Fremont Teen Found

Meghan Matthews

16-year-old Brandon Kamphaus has been missing since Friday morning.

Body of Missing Fremont Teen Found

CREATED Sep. 30, 2012

Fremont police have now confirmed a family's worst fears, after a community search.

16 year old Brandon Kamphaus had been missing since Friday. Late this afternoon, searchers discovered his body.

Kamphaus was found in a wooded area about a half a mile from Somers Avenue and County Road T.

It's about a mile north of where his fatehr found his parked car on  Friday.

Police got a call from a community search party this afternoon, saying they found a body in a wooded area.

Police confirmed that to be Kamhaus.

When the 16 year old didn't show up for school on Friday his family reported him missing.

Earlier today, more than 100 people mapped out a community wide search for the high school teen, that's when police got a call.  

"We do believe the body to be Brandon Kamphaus it is currently under investigation. The investigation is being handled by the Dodge County Sheriff's office because it was found in their jurisdiction, an autopsy has been ordered and the body will shortly be transported fro autopsy.">

 Police do not suspect foul play, and they aren't ruling out suicide. Classmates are holding a vigil for Brandon, tonight.