His mother picked him up and all is fine!updated 6-2-2020
06-01-2020 Missing Person / Run Away (Red Lake County Sheriff’s Office Press Release)
The Red Lake County Sheriff’s Office is asking for your help in locating 16 y/o Afton Benoit. Afton was last seen at his Grandfathers house in Red Lake Falls on 05-31-2020 at approximately 6 am. Afton left his grandfather’s house without notice. Afton’s family is very concerned for his welfare and they want him to return home as soon as possible.
Afton is not in any legal trouble. Just like his family, all we want is to see him return home safe and sound.
Please do not try to detain Afton. Afton is not wanted and is not in any criminal trouble.
Afton, if you are reading this, please understand all we want is for you to call your mom and to return home. Area Law Enforcement will be assisting us in looking for you, if you have contact with Law Enforcement please do not run.
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If you have contact with Afton or have any information on Afton’s location, please contact our office at 218-253-2996.