Missing child found alive in Nizhny Novgorod Region

A 4-year-old boy who went missing in a forest in Nizhny Novgorod Region has been found today during joint search operations. He was found about 2 km from the search headquarters in Bor District. Doctors are going to examine the child shortly.

The child was found alive thanks to joint efforts, coherent and efficient work of all those involved in the search, including employees of the Investigative Committee, Interior Ministry, Emergency Ministry, Russian Guard, region’s administration and acting governor, military, Children’s Ombudsman Anna Kuznetsov and volunteers.

We express deep gratitude to all citizens who took part in the search.


Spokesperson for the Investigative Committee                                                                                        Svetlana Petrenko