Update April 14, 2021: RCMP report Lazarus Desjarlais has been located safe. 

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Airdrie RCMP is seeking public assistance in locating a missing 13-year-old boy.

Lazarus Desjarlais was last seen walking southbound on 24th Street by Yankee Valley Blvd in Airdrie, at 9:30 a.m. on  Thursday, Apr. 1, 2021.

He may be walking to a friend's house in southeast Calgary.

Lazarus is described as:

·         Indigenous

·         Approximately 5’6 and 120 lbs

·         Black hair and blue eyes

·         Wearing grey camo sweater, blue pants, blue shoes, red hat and carrying a grey backpack

Anyone who has information regarding Lazarus’ whereabouts is asked to contact the Airdrie RCMP at 403-945-7200 or their local police.  If you wish to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).