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Missing 8-year-old boy in Eagle River found

An 8-year-old boy previously reported as missing in Eagle River had been found by early Saturday morning, police said.

He went missing in the area of Eagle River Road and Stewart Drive, police said. A Friday statement from the Anchorage Police Department issued around 6:30 p.m. did not say how long the boy had been missing.

Shortly before 2 a.m. Saturday, police issued another statement saying the boy had been found.

Police thanked members of the public who aided in the search, but did not offer further information.

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