**Updated** Missing 12-year-old boy located and is safe: RCMP

**Updated at 12:44 p.m.**

The RCMP say a missing 12-year-old boy has been located and is safe.

Colby Auger was reported missing Thursday after he left his home on Highway 289 in Green Creek at 4:10 p.m. Friday and didn't return.

A ground search and rescue team and the Joint Rescue Coordination Centre were brought in Thursday morning to help search the Green Creek area, near Pleasant Valley Road.