Stone County Sheriff Lance Bonds issued the following statement about the successful rescue effort for Landen Trammell:
"As the sheriff of Stone County, I want to say thank you for a job well done in the rescue of 3-year-old Landen Trammell. Stone County pulled together with help from numerous departments and volunteers. Office of Emergency Management, Stone County Sheriff’s Department, Mountain View Police Department, all of Stone County’s volunteer fire departments, state police, Game and Fish officers, U.S. Forest Service, Arkansas Forestry, numerous volunteers and churches lay down their busy schedules and offered to help.
Organizations from neighboring counties and other sheriff’s departments poured out in the effort of rescuing this missing child. I an thankful to be a part of this caring county and so proud of the service each and every one of you contribute. May God bless you."