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UPDATED: Police locate 8-year-old boy missing from Saanich elementary school

Young boy found hours after going missing from Braefoot Elementary
Saanich police have found an 8-year-old boy who was missing from Braefoot Elementary School Jan. 14. (Courtesy of Saanich Police Department)

Saanich police have located an 8-year-old boy who went missing from Braefoot Elementary School this afternoon.

Shortly after 4:30 p.m., police tweeted that they were searching for the young boy who had been missing since 3 p.m. But, by 5 p.m. they sent out an update that he had been located safely.

Police thanked people for sharing his information.

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