"The officer went into the ocean and was able to get the juvenile female and bring her to shore", police said. The search was called off after almost five hours.
Cannon Beach Fire Department and Cannon Beach Police Department assisted the search for the little boy but the United States Coast Guard had to send helicopters, declaring it too hard to be carried out by boat. Coast Guard officials have urged the public to avoid jetties and rocks.
A National Weather Service warning forecast high tides and rough surf along the Oregon coast this weekend, with waves up to 25 feet high expected, The Oregonian reported. People can be swept off rocks and jetties and drown while observing high surf.
"Stay away from these risky surf conditions", he said.