Parents located after child found alone, shoeless along busy West Palm Beach street

Posted at 7:42 AM, Feb 07, 2017
and last updated 2017-02-07 09:05:33-05

West Palm Beach police said they have located the parents of a young boy who was found alone along a busy street Tuesday morning.

Police said the child was found at about 5 a.m. in the 1900 block of Palm Beach Lakes Blvd., which is near Interstate 95.

A preliminary investigation revealed the child opened the front door and walked out of the home.

Police said the case is open with the Department of Children and Families.