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Search efforts continue Sunday for missing 5-year-old boy in Salem

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Allen "Chaz" Pearson (Courtesy: Salem Police Department) Allen "Chaz" Pearson (Courtesy: Salem Police Department)
SALEM, OR (KPTV) -

Search efforts are continuing Sunday for a 5-year-old boy who went missing Friday night at Wallace Marine Park in Salem. 

Allen “Chaz” Pearson was last seen playing with other children near the water’s edge at about 5:30 p.m. Friday right before he went missing, according to the Salem Police Department. 

The Polk County Sheriff’s Office says crews are continuing search operations Sunday. 

The sheriff’s office is being assisted by several partner agencies, including the Salem Police Department, Salem Fire Department, Oregon National Guard and Mountain Wave Search and Rescue. 

Pearson is about 4 feet tall and 50 pounds, with dark hair in a small tail on the back of his head. Police said he was wearing green and camo shorts. 

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