Woonsocket PD find parent of lost boy

Police in Woonsocket have located the parent of a lost child.

On Saturday afternoon, the Woonsocket Emergency Management Agency had issued an alert for the missing boy. He was found by police in the area of 30 Ballou Street and was on his own. After being found, the boy was taken to the police station.

Several hours later another alert was issued saying that a parent of the child was located. Police are continuing to investigate how the boy managed to wander away from home.