2018-08-08

Update: missing youth found

by Gayle Wilson

  • <p>CONTRIBUTED PHOTO</p><p>Quentin Rafuse, 16, has been located and is safe. A search for the missing youth was started July 31 in a wooded area around &#8206;Fox Point Lake when he failed to return home.</p>

An extensive search in Lunenburg County's Simm Settlement area for 16-year-old Quentin Rafuse has ended successfully.

The RCMP have issued a thank you to everyone that helped in the search.

RCMP Police Dog Services, a Department of Natural Resources helicopter, and Halifax and Lunenburg County Ground Search and Rescue teams were deployed to search for the teen after he went missing on July 31 at approximately 10:30 a.m. in a wooded area around ‎Fox Point Lake.

He was reported missing at 2:00 p.m. that day.

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