Search continues for three children missing since Wednesday

UPDATE 5.20PM: The search for three young siblings in South Australia has had a happy ending.

Police say Ethan Lawson, 12, Jayden Lawson, 10, and Sienna Dodd, 6, have been found safe and well.


A man is in Police custody for breaching bail and the children are now with authorities.

EARLIER: A desperate search is continuing for three children who vanished from sports training at an Adelaide oval on Wednesday night.

Siblings Ethan Lawson, 12, Jayden Lawson, 10, and Sienna Dodd, 6, were last seen at Bice Oval, Christies Beach when they were dropped off for football training. The trio ran off, but were not found at the time despite an extensive search.

Police say it is believed they intended to go to their father’s house in Hackham West, and police are actively making enquiries with family and friends in the southern suburbs area to find the children.

Police have concerns for the children’s welfare, and anyone who sees them or knows their whereabouts is asked to call Crime Stoppers immediately on 1800 333 000.