In a press release sent out after 11 p.m. Saturday night, RCMP Cpl. Brett Turner announced that a missing 12-year-old Castlegar boy is back home.
Police are asking the public's help in locating a12-year-old Castlegar boy who was last seen in his home yesterday at 3 p.m.
Castlegar RCMP Cpl. Brett Turner said Kael Corke is a high-risk youth with a history of running away from home, and police are very concerned for his well-being.
"He's wearing green rubber boots, we believe he he'swearing a green jacket, and hemight be riding a bike," Turner said, adding hemayhave boarded a bus to one of the neighbouring communities. "He could be anywhere."
Turner said Search and Rescue teams are out doing neighbourhood enquiries, and the transit authority has been notified.
Police believe he may be in the Trail area.
If you see Corke, please call 9-1-1.