Deputies find wandering toddler’s mother
Palm Beach County deputies have found the mother of a little girl who was wandering alone in a park near West Palm Beach, the Sheriff ’s Office said.
Deputies had responded to Haverhill Park at 5470 Belvedere Road after they received reports of an unaccompanied toddler inside the park just before 8 p.m. on Friday.
The girl, who appeared to be about 2, was wearing a pink shortsleeve shirt, white and gold tutu, and clear plastic shoes, the sheriff’s office said. Numerous deputies canvassed the area, loud announcements were made and a reverse 911 call was initiated. They announced at 4:43 p.m. Saturday that her mother had been found.
The state Department of Children and Families had been notified and was caring for the girl.