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SIX-YEAR-OLD BOY MURDERED IN PREBLE COUNTY

(Preble County, OH)--A six-year-old boy has been murdered in Preble County and investigators will work Monday to find his body.  James Hutchinson was reported missing by his mother, Brittany Gosney, and her boyfriend, James Hamilton.  The couple lives in Middletown but, during questioning, admitted that the boy was killed in Preble County a few days ago.  The couple then took the body to Middletown and later dumped it in the Ohio River.  Authorities will search the river Monday.  Gosney has been charged with murder.  Details of where and how the boy was killed in Preble County have not been released.