SALEM, Ore. — The search for a 5-year-old boy who went missing from a Salem, Oregon, marine park is entering its third day.

The Statesman Journal reports ( ) that crews will resume looking for Allen “Chaz” Pearson Monday morning. The child went missing from Wallace Marine Park on Friday afternoon. He was last seen playing with other children near the pedestrian bridge over the Willamette River.

The Polk County Sheriff’s Office, Salem Police Department and Salem Fire Rescue and volunteers have participated in the search.

Author photo
The AP is one of the largest and most trusted sources of independent newsgathering. AP is neither privately owned nor government-funded; instead, as a not-for-profit news cooperative owned by its American newspaper and broadcast members, it can maintain its single-minded focus on newsgathering and its commitment to the highest standards of objective, accurate journalism.