Inglewood Police Find Parent of Young Boy Discovered Walking by Himself

Inglewood police tweeted this photo of a boy found walking alone on May 11, 2019.

Inglewood police tweeted this photo of a boy found walking alone on May 11, 2019.

A young boy was found walking by himself in Inglewood Saturday evening, and police asked for help identifying the child – and were able to locate a parent within a couple of hours.

“He was found an hour ago walking by himself” near 102nd Street and Doty Avenue, the Inglewood Police Department tweeted about 6:46 p.m.

About 7:40 p.m., police said they had located a parent and thanked the public for sharing the information about the child.

The area where the boy was found is a mix of residential and commercial, with Morningside High School, the Hollywood Park Casino and a shopping center with a Costco within a few blocks.

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