Arrest made in slaying of 11-year-old girl reported missing

Investigators work at the scene where the body of 11-year-old Abbiegail "Abbie" Smith was found Thursday, July 13, 2017, in Keansburg, N.J. Authoritie

Police tape cordons off the scene where the body of 11-year-old Abbiegail "Abbie" Smith was found Thursday, July 13, 2017, in Keansburg, N.J. Authorit

Crime scene tape surrounds the Hancock Arms Apartment complex where the body of 11-year-old Abbiegail "Abby" Smith was found in the morning behind the

Monmouth County investigators work behind the Hancock Arms Apartment complex where the body of 11-year-old Abbiegail "Abby" Smith was found in morning

FREEHOLD, N.J. (AP) — Authorities have made an arrest in the slaying of an 11-year-old New Jersey girl who had been reported missing.

The Monmouth County prosecutor has charged Andreas Erazo with murder in the death of Abbiegail Smith. Erazo is expected to make a court appearance on Friday afternoon.

Abbie's body was found Thursday morning near the apartment building where she lived in Keansburg.

She was last seen in her apartment around 7:45 p.m. Wednesday and reported missing by her mother about an hour later.

The prosecutor had described it as an "isolated crime."

No other information is available.