Jourdain’s aunt Alex Tanner and different members of the teenager’s household have requested for the group’s assist Saturday, Sept. 30, throughout a brand new search. Jourdain was final seen in Bemidji’s Nymore neighborhood on Halloween night time.
“My dad was considering perhaps we should always simply begin from the start once more,” stated Tanner, who raised Jourdain. “We simply sort of ran out of locations to go. There’s not ideas coming in once more, there hasn’t been for some time.”
Shortly after Jourdain went lacking, a number of regulation enforcement businesses — the Bemidji Police Division and police reserves, Beltrami County Sheriff’s Workplace, Minnesota Bureau of Legal Apprehension and the Paul Bunyan Drug Process Pressure — searched areas in Bemidji. Relations have additionally continued to look all year long, discovering no signal of the teenager.
“Technically we actually have not stopped, however that is the primary time we’re asking for assist,” Tanner stated. Group members helped seek for Jourdain within the days after he went lacking, however giant-scale searches dropped off when snow fell in November.
Jourdain shouldn’t be thought-about a runaway.
These collaborating within the search on Saturday will take two totally different routes towards Cass Lake. Group searchers have beforehand targeted on areas alongside Freeway seventy one, Roosevelt Street, U.S. Freeway 2 and Energy Dam Street.
A reward fund arrange in early spring continues to be obtainable, and could also be paid out to anybody with info on Jourdain’s whereabouts. Tanner stated the household plans to carry fundraisers, together with a raffle within the coming months to extend the reward quantity.
“It is simply arduous, as a result of he is a senior this yr,” Tanner stated. “He must be there together with his pals, and searching ahead to commencement.”
Jourdain is described as a 6-foot-four-inch, one hundred seventy five-pound Native American male with brief, darkish brown hair and brown eyes. He was final seen sporting a blue and gray hooded sweatshirt and gray sweatpants.
Anybody concerned about serving to with the search ought to meet at 616 Wooden Avenue Southeast at 10 a.m. Saturday. For extra info, go to the “Let’s convey Jeremy house” Fb web page.