MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Law enforcement agencies say they found a missing 9-year-old boy safe on Thursday afternoon.

Lowell McClure had last been seen fishing with his brother near the Munsinger Gardens by the Mississippi River, around 1:45 p.m.

(credit: St. Cloud Police Department)

Police K9 teams searched the area for McClure. Boats were also seen searching in the water.

Eventually he was found at a friend’s home, according to a press release.