Missing 6-year-old boy found safe after late-night search

The boy sparked a major search effort on Tuesday evening.
Author:
Updated:
Original:
Ethan

The 6-year-old boy who sparked a major search effort after he went missing Tuesday afternoon has been found safe.

The Sherburne County Sheriff's Office issued an update in the early hours of Wednesday morning, saying Ethan Haus was found safe at around 1:50 a.m.

He had last been seen getting off the school bus with his siblings at Highway 25 and County Road 16, near Palmer, and went missing after running off to play with the family dog.

He was found more than 9 hours later around 1.5 miles away from his home, along with his dog, called Remington. A volunteer with a drone was credited with his dis

More than 600 volunteers showed up to assist with the late-night search, along with multiple law enforcement and emergency response agencies.

After he was found, Ethan was checked out by paramedics after spending several hours in chilly conditions. He was taken to hospital as a precaution, but police say he doesn't appear to have suffered any injuries.

Sign up: Subscribe to our BREAKING NEWS newsletters

Next Up

Screen Shot 2021-01-18 at 3.17.49 PM

No KAT? No D'Lo? No problem as Timberwolves defeat Pelicans

The Timberwolves were without Karl-Anthony Towns and D'Angelo Russell, but still picked up a (SCORE) win.

Screen Shot 2021-01-23 at 7.53.44 PM

Spinouts, crashes across Twin Cities as snow gets heavier

There have been multiple incidents across the metro area.

Mason Branstrator

Family, friends raising funds for teen soccer standout with spinal injury

Mason Branstrator of Duluth was injured in a skiing accident.

Screen Shot 2021-01-22 at 9.08.16 PM

Tributes pour in after MN Supreme Court justice's daughter found dead

Olivia Chutich died near the campus of Iowa State University.

Image from iOS (96)

Early Saturday fire damages Burger King in Richfield

The fire was reported around 1:15 a.m. Saturday.

Jamal Mashburn Jr. / Gopher Basketball

Maryland hands Gophers first home loss of season

The 17th-ranked Gophers fell to the Terrapins 63-49 on Saturday afternoon.

Alibi Drinkery in Lakeville.

Minnesota Department of Health files lawsuit against Alibi Drinkery

The Lakeville bar has been in the news for defying orders.

Iron Tap snowmobile delivery

This MN restaurant will deliver to your ice house... on a snowmobile

Just in case you work up an appetite fishing on Lake Waconia.

Klobuchar and Trump

Klobuchar reacts to report Trump plotted against his attorney general

The NYT story alleges further tactics to overturn the election.

Related

Ethan

UPDATE: Missing 6-year-old found safe in Sherburne County

UPDATE: Missing 6-year-old found safe in Sherburne County

Update: Boy, 4, found safe after going missing from Crystal home

The toddlers disappearance sparked an alert on Friday evening.

Blue Earth River

Search ongoing for 11-year-old boy missing in river

The boy was swimming with friends on Saturday evening.

Brenden Marx

Boy missing north of Twin Cities is found safe

Brenden Marx went missing Tuesday evening.

DeShawn Moore

Police: 8-year-old boy missing from Minneapolis found safe

Jayvion Moore went missing at 8 p.m. Wednesday.

Missing 4-year-old girl found after late night search

More than 150 volunteers joined the search after the girl went missing near a cornfield.

Screen Shot 2020-07-22 at 7.09.34 AM

Body of missing 11-year-old recovered from Mississippi River

The search for the boy has been ongoing since Tuesday.

Andrew cunat

Missing Belle Plaine boy located safely

Andrew Cunat's disappearance had sparked an alert earlier Wednesday.