CARDSTON – RCMP found the body of a missing four-year-old child on a sand bar of the St. Mary’s River June 21.
On June 20 at 5:30 p.m., Cardston RCMP responded to a report of a missing four-year-old child at the Woolford Provincial Park located in Cardston County.
Cardston RCMP, along with Lethbridge search and Rescue, RCMP Police Dog Services and Air Services, and a number of volunteers searched throughout the evening and the night.
On June 21, at about 11:30 a.m., RCMP received information from a local that led RCMP boat operators to find the child deceased on a sand bar of the St. Mary’s River a few kilometres downstream from Woolford Park.
Police say the name of the child will not be released.