The following is a statement from the family of Kyron Horman. It was read at a news conference by Capt. Mike Shults, of the Multnomah County Sheriff's Office,at noon on June 9, 2010.
Kyron's family would like to thank people for support and interest in finding their son. The outpouring of support and continued effort strengthens their hope.
We need for folks to continue to assist us in our goal. Please search your properties – cars, out buildings, sheds, etc. Also check with neighbors and friends who may be on vacation or may need in assistance in searching. There are a lot of resources here to help you search, so please don't stop.
It is obviously a difficult time and they want to speak to the public so you can hear it from Kyron's family as they come together to share their message. Their objective is to keep the focus on Kyron and not about anything else.