The 1981 Disappearance of Ten-Year-Old Lonnie Philip Boudreau

Police insisted the 10-year-old boy ran away from home, but he has never been found.

Where is Lonnie Boudreau?

RCMP & Ottawa Citizen

Search and Investigation

The assumption from the get-go was that Lonnie crawled out through the basement window and ran away again. However, it did not appear that he took any personal belongings with him.

Mysterious Phone Calls

Ottawa Citizen 1981

Parents’ Odd Behavior

Lonnie’s mother and father never wavered from the runaway theory. Nor did they ever mention the possibility that their son had met with foul play.

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