UPDATE 8:00 P.M. Tuesday, January 27

The four boys reported missing were found safe near Canyon Ferry at approximately 7:30 Tuesday night. The alert has been cancelled.

Four boys are missing from the Georgetown Lake area in Montana, and may be headed through Missoula en route to a cabin in Idaho.

"One of those juveniles has threatened suicide, so we are pretty concerned about locating these boys," said Jennifer Viets of from the Montana Department of Justice. "They are believed to be driving a maroon, 2000 Dodge pickup 130398A and they are possibly en route to a cabin near Lake Pend Orielle.

A description of the boys has also been released:

  • Austin Lee, a white 15 year old male, 6 feet tall, 190 lbs with blue eyes and brown hair.
  • Adam Reighard, a white 17 year old male, 5 feet 5 inches tall, 115 lbs with hazel eyes and blonde hair
  • Hunter Velock, a white 15 year old male, 5 feet 8 inches tall, 145 lbs with blue eyes and blonde hair
  • Taran Bennett, a white 16 year old male, 5 feet 10 inches tall, 140 lbs with blue eyes and blonde hair

Anyone with information about the missing boys is advised to call the Butte-Silver Bow police at (406) 497-1130 or 911.