Outside a charity shop donation point with a tragic note and a bag of clothing, a two-year-old toddler in the United States was abandoned – Reports DailyStar.
The boy was left outside the Goodwill Centre in Southaven, Mississippi, too young to tell people his name.
He had nothing left but a bag of clothes and an irritating note that said his mother was cannot take care of him anymore”
CCTV footage of the area reveals that a man wearing a mask and a hat dropped the toddler off at about 9.50 am on Tuesday, December 15.
Police officers have found the boy who left him in the child protection services area.
A picture of the little boy, who wasn’t wearing socks or a hat, along with pictures of two suspects, was released by the Southaven Police Department.
Officers detained a person linked to the incident six hours after the incident, but it is unknown whether they are the individuals in the video.
Police chief Macon Moore later said that at 3.30 pm, a suspect was taken into custody, but no unusual details or charges are being released.
He also thanked people who offered tips” about the case and said he hoped that the child would be “reunited with family.”
“Mr. Moore said: “We would like to thank all the people who showed concern for the boy, rest assured that he is well, and that when CPS decides that this is proper, they will be taken care of and reunited with family.
We would also like to thank all the people who gave tips in this case about the perpetrators.
“The cooperation from the community and a unified effort from law enforcement led to the speedy apprehension of suspects.”
“A Southaven Police Department spokesman initially said A child was abandoned at the drop-off site of Goodwill at 57 Stateline Road East in Southaven.
“The suspect, a light-skinned black male wearing black jogging pants and a black cowboy hat, dumped the child off with a plastic container containing a change of clothes and a note.”
He continued: “The suspect left the scene on foot, then.” Officers replied, but were unable to locate the perpetrator.
“The male child is approximately two years old and is unable to give his name or the names of his parents or relatives.”