George, the 4 year old child out of Lions Lake has been located. Thank you.
UPDATE, AUGUST 20, 2019, 6:00 AM — Here is the latest on George via CBC News:
UPDATE, AUGUST 18, 2019, 10:20 PM — We are very pleased to inform everyone that George has been located and is safe. He was hungry and dehydrated, but safe.
George was berry picking with his mom when they got separated.
He’s being treated in a Prince George hospital at the moment.
Thank you to all those who helped us spread the word about his disappearance.
UPDATE, AUGUST 18, 2019, 10:00 AM —
According to RCMP Cpl. Madonna Saunderson, the search for 4-year-old George continues in the area of Lions Lake. “Search and Rescue are saying that at this point they do not need any additional resources or volunteers to search, however, if individuals do go there to please go to the command centre as information will be more readily available there,” Saunderson informed MyPGNow. Due to weather conditions in the area, an air search is unable to be conducted at this time. Conservation officers in the area have joined Search and Rescue crews.
ORIGINAL REPORT: LIONS LAKE —
The BC RCMP and the missing’s family are asking for the public’s assistance in locating a missing 4 year old boy; George out of the Lions Lake, British Columbia area. According to Tamara Wiese, who says she is a close friend of the boy’s family, George went missing by Lions Lake, off of Highway 39 just south of Mackenzie around 12:30 pm on the afternoon of Saturday, August 17th, 2019. George was last wearing camo boots, dark blue cargo pants. “There were about 100 or more volunteers just from town and the Rangers are out there and the fire department and the RCMP. If people want to help look for him tomorrow, if they still need us and I hope he’s found tonight, they need to have ID with them and can sign in at the Mackenzie Search and Rescue.”
Do you know something? If you have any information in regards to George’s whereabouts, you are being asked to contact the BC RCMP at 250-561-3300.
Want to stay anonymous? If you wish to remain anonymous with your information, you are welcome to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.
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