4:45 p.m. UPDATE: Police say the boy has been reunited with his family and thank the public for their help.
Thank you everyone for your assistance. The child has been reunited with his family. We appreciate all of the support from our community. pic.twitter.com/RDBd8wh0qq— Maricopa Police Dept. (@MPDPIO) December 16, 2020
Police are asking for the public's help identifying a young boy who was found alone at a convenience store in Maricopa, Ariz.
Officials say they the boy was found at a Circle K on South John Wayne Parkway Tuesday afternoon.
⚠️COMMUNITY ALERT⚠️ We came into contact with a young juvenile at Circle K South John Wayne Pkwy who is nonverbal and appears to be special needs. If anyone has any information regarding this child's parents or guardians, please contact us at (520) 316-6800 pic.twitter.com/RSudIXiuCo— Maricopa Police Dept. (@MPDPIO) December 15, 2020
The boy is nonverbal and appears to have special needs, according to the Maricopa Police Department.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Maricopa Police at 520-316-6800.