A 14-year-old boy who was the focus of a rescue search in Farmington River in Simsbury was located Saturday afternoon.
According to a statement from Simsbury police, the boy ran toward the Farmington River near Tunxis Rd. and Route 187 following an investigation.
Police said they immediately began a search for the boy, along with help from the Simsbury Volunteer Fire Department.
In the statement, police said The Berlin Police Department provided a police K9 handler and police dog for the search. Contact was made with the boy by cell phone a short time after he fled.
Police said the initial investigation that led to the incident is still under investigation.
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