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Missing Boy Remembered On His Fifth Birthday

Posted July 16, 2001 9:47 a.m. EDT

— The family and friends of a missing Sampson County boy will celebrate his fifth birthday Monday.

Tristan "Buddy" Myers has been missing since October 5. His family is holding out hope he will be found alive.

Buddy was last seen walking his two dogs near his Sampson County home. The dogs came back, but Buddy did not.

A massive search has turned up no signs of the boy.

The Cue Center for Missing Persons is hosting an event called "Buddy's Hope."

It will be held at Buddy's home in Roseboro Monday at 6:45 p.m.