Police in Pennsylvania’s Lehigh Valley reunited a wandering child with his grandparents.
The boy was found around 9:45 a.m. Thursday along the 2000 block of E Pennsylvania Avenue in Allentown wearing Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles pajamas and carrying a pair of shoes, Allentown police said. A person in a nearby housing complex alerted police to the boy — who appears to be around 3 years old.
The boy was in good health, police said, but officers couldn’t understand the boy’s name and said he seems to speak both English and Spanish.
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Children and youth workers looked after the boy as police searched for his guardians. Around 1:20 p.m., the boy was reunited with his grandparents.
He and his grandmother both fell asleep and when the boy woke up he wandered out of the family's home on Troxell Street, a short distance from where he was found, police said.
There were no previous incidents at the home and police said it appeared to all be a big accident.
Correction: The story originally said Ninja Turtle rather than Ninja Turtles