This is so sad.
Police have broken their silence and given their insight to what they believe happened to Jerold Joseph Williams — the boy who went missing from Kaibab National Forest campsite near the Grand Canyon last week.
On August 6, Jerold and his mother wandered away from their camp group at around 1:30, and shortly after his mother lost sight of the five-year-old as he was chasing grasshoppers.
A few hours later, the police were called and a massive search party was put together that lasted until Monday, when they found the lifeless body of the young boy.
Authorities are now saying that the boy most likely died of exposure, and that it didn't take long. They said: