Update: Elk Point RCMP is pleased to report that Jager Cross-Memnook has been located safely.
The missing 5-year-old was located just a few kilometers from his home and will be seeking medical attention for exposure to the elements.
The RCMP would like to thank the public for their outpouring of support and hours spent searching, the media for spreading the word, and the Edmonton Police Service for their assistance.
Chief Superintendent Gary Graham, Commander of the Eastern Alberta District RCMP thanked everyone who helped. “To all of those who assisted with this search, your tireless efforts are recognized”
Officials gave special thanks to several partners including the Frog Lake First Nation community, Elected Officials, and Elders, for their countless hours on the ground over the past two days.
Elk Point RCMP is still searching for a missing 5-year-old male, Jager Cross-Memnook, and is asking the public for help in the search.
Jager Cross-Memnook was last seen in his residence on Frog Lake First Nation at approximately 2:30 p.m. on September 25, 2023.
The 5-year-old kid is 3’6” weighing about 60 lbs with red hair, a pale complexion, and is nonverbal. Jager was last seen wearing a light blue Nike sweater and Paw Patrol pajama bottoms.
The police sent out the missing persons report yesterday and now teams from Bonnyville, Cold Lake, Lac La Biche, and more than 100 members of the public have joined in the search. An Edmonton Police Service Air 1 helicopter, an Alberta RCMP Air Services helicopter, and the Alberta RCMP Police Dog Services have also been deployed.
Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Jager is asked to contact the Elk Point RCMP Detachment at 780-724-3964. Anonymous tips can be given to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), online at www.P3Tips.com, or by using the “P3 Tips” app available through the Apple App or Google Play Store.