Butte County Search and Rescue looking for missing teens

Jul 11, 2014 10:48 AM by News Staff

The Butte County Search and Rescue team has been conducting an extensive search near the Cherry Hill Campground in Butte Meadows after two missing teens failed to return from a Thursday afternoon tubing trip.

The two boys were last seen between 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. when they left for a tubing trip that was only expected to last about 30 minutes.

The Butte County Search and Rescue team was called in around 8:00 p.m. Thursday and the search team, with the assistance of a K-9 unit and CHP air crews searched until around 2:00 a.m. at which time operations were suspended until daylight.

Search crews are back on the scene and will continue to search through the day until the boys are found.


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