Search operations to find a young runaway 10-year mobilized the police on the night of Tuesday to Wednesday in the district of Chicoutimi in Saguenay, but he was eventually found safe and sound.
The boy is staying with a host family. He was reprimanded yesterday by her adoptive parents for his behavior. In the middle of the night, he left the family residence located in Chicoutimi-Nord.
A first motorist reported his presence on the Tadoussac Boulevard around 3:30. A few minutes later, a taxi driver was found at the corner of rue Morin and Saguenay Boulevard, near downtown Chicoutimi.
The young would walk through the Sainte-Anne bridge over the Saguenay River. He was dressed as pajamas and slippers when police found him. The young would have mentioned them he felt too in his family. The police then took him home.
Saguenay police prepared a report on the event for the Directorate of Youth Protection.