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Parent of wandering child located, Riviera Beach police say

Child found late Wednesday night in 100 block of Silver Beach Road, police say
A child found wandering alone in the 100 block of Silver Beach Road in Riviera Beach on Feb. 14, 2024.jpg
Posted at 6:33 AM, Feb 15, 2024
and last updated 2024-02-15 09:21:35-05

RIVIERA BEACH, Fla. — Riviera Beach police said the parent of a little girl who was found wandering the streets alone late Wednesday night has been located.

In a Facebook post, the Riviera Beach Police Department said it received a call just before 11 p.m. after a concerned citizen found the child in the 100 block of Silver Beach Road.

"Despite efforts, we have been unable to locate the child’s parents," the police department wrote.

However, Riviera Beach police sent an update Thursday morning, saying one of the girl's parents has been located.

In a photo provided by the police department, the girl appears to be a toddler and is wearing a Minnie Mouse t-shirt.