Photograph released of Jayson Robert Corporon
As previously stated, Jayson Robert Corporon (age 8), of Tooele, died on 06/08/11 as a result of falling into American Fork River just below Tibble Fork Reservoir. Jayson, a younger sibbling and his parents had been enjoying one of the day use sites in American Fork Canyon when the accident occurred.
The Corporon family will be designating a spokesperson for media to contact. While we have not yet received that information, they have released a recent photograph of Jayson which will be attached to this media release.
As stated last night, multiple law enforcement agencies and Sheriff's Office resources mobilized and assised with search efforts. We would like to thank all those who assisted with searching for Jayson. We are fortunate to have such selfless and skilled officers and emergency responders available to the citizens of Utah County.
For more information, please contact Lt. Yvette M. Rice, Public Information Officer for the Utah County Sheriff's Office, at (office)801-851-4331, (cell)801-420-3745 or by e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org