In a media release Hamilton police confirm that the 12-year-old missing boy from Dundas, that was the focus of an Amber Alert today was found dead.

A post mortem has been scheduled but police are saying nothing else about the case.

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Finnigan Danne was last seen Saturday morning.

Police said they were concerned about the boy's safety because he suffered from a neuromuscular disorder and had limited mobility without a wheelchair.

Police issued an Amber Alert Sunday afternoon but cancelled it less than an hour later.