They declined to specify how the parent or guardian had been located – or what circumstances led to child being found alone.
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Police also refrained from saying whether any criminal charges might result from the incident.
According to police, the child – who they say is approximately 3 or 4-years-old – was found unattended in the 1700 block of January drive around 10:30 p.m.
Police cared for the boy while they worked to locate the person – or people – responsible for him.