Quesnel RCMP have arrested one adult man after safely locating a 10 year-old boy who had been reported missing.
Police first received reports of the missing boy at around 9:00 Thursday night, though the boy had not been seen since 11:00 that morning.
Witnesses reported seeing the boy riding his bike along Avery Avenue, alongside an adult male at around 3:30 that afternoon.
Through further investigation, police were able to determine the man’s identity, before paying him a visit at his home the next morning.
There, officers were able to locate the boy, who was safe and unharmed, and have the man arrested while they continue to investigate.
If you have any information which may be of assistance in the investigation, you are asked to contact Quesnel RCMP at 250 992 9211.