Racine police investigate after boy found outside in cold
RACINE, Wis. (AP) - Racine police are investigating after a young boy was found wandering outside in below-freezing temperatures.
Police Sgt. Adam Malacara tells The Journal Times of Racine that a citizen found the boy outside around 2:30 p.m. Wednesday and brought him to a police station. The boy is estimated to be around 1 to 2 years old.
The boy had a coat but was alone. Malacara says the boy's mother was located about 4 p.m. It was unclear if the boy was returned to his mother.
Police are still investigating to see if charges are appropriate.