The body of a two-year-old girl was located in a dam at a rural private property in Tara just after 1am today. Picture: Police Media
The body of a two-year-old girl was located in a dam at a rural private property in Tara just after 1am today. Picture: Police Media

TRAGEDY: Body of two-year-old found in Western Downs

The body of a two-year-old girl who was declared missing from a Tara property has been tragically found in a dam.

Police, a QPS dog squad, SES volunteers, PolAir, members of the public and other emergency services began to scour the Western Downs property on Males Rd after two-year-old Ruby Gulliver was reported missing about 3.30pm on Monday, March 8.

Queensland Police confirmed the girl‘s body was discovered in a dam about 1am.

It is understood Ruby had been missing between half an hour and an hour when police were called in the afternoon.

There are no suspicious circumstances surrounding her death.

A report will be prepared for the coroner.


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