The 911 call: Brendan Creato’s father reports 3-year-old missing
Speaking to dispatchers, Brendan Link Creato's father can be heard in a 911 call telling authorities that he woke up and discovered his 3-year-old son was missing.
"I just woke up and my 3-year-old is missing," Creato said of his son, Brendan, who was reported missing from his Haddon Township home at about 6 a.m. Tuesday morning.
The 911 operator advised Creato to remain on the line as police were dispatched to begin searching for the young boy, who's body was found shortly before 9 a.m. Tuesday in a wooded area off South Park Drive in Haddon Township.
Police are still investigating the circumstances surrounding the child's death. An autopsy did not reveal how, exactly, Brendan died.