GREAT FALLS — A two-year old girl named Kyree Vann has been reported missing in Culbertson.
Roosevelt County Sheriff Jason Frederick said that at about 11:30 a.m. on Friday, Kyree was reported missing from the Roosevelt County Fair in Culbertson. She was last seen near the bouncy house slide.
Kyree has long, brown hair and is wearing a peach-colored shirt and blue jean shorts. She also has a scratched-up nose and knees from a recent fall.
Sheriff's deputies and members of the Culbertson Volunteer Fire Department are searching for Kyree. If anyone has information on Kyree's whereabouts, you're asked to call Roosevelt County dispatch at 406-653-6240.
(UPDATE, 1:45 p.m.) Sheriff Frederick says that Kyree has been found and is safe. No other details have been released.
(UPDATE, AUGUST 15) Sheriff Frederick shared his gratitude in a Facebook post:
I would like to reach out and send my gratitude to everyone that was involved in the safe recovery of 2 year old Kairi Vann in Culbertson, Mt. I am proud of all of my Deputies who responded or was responding to help. Very proud of all residents of Roosevelt County who responded or were responding to help from all the communities. A big Thank you to the surrounding first responder counties including Fort Peck Tribes, Valley County, and Richland County. Also to the Montana Highway patrol, Culbertson, Froid, Poplar fire depts. I am overwhelmed with the support of all of you. State DES Coordinator Jeff Gates and Roosevelt County DES coordinator Lindsey McNabb did a excellent job coordinating recourses.
Again a big thank you to everyone involved.