Mother of little boy wandering alone in Gladstone has been located, police say

Gladstone police found this 3-year-old wandering Friday, March 9.

GLADSTONE, Mo. — Gladstone police reported Friday afternoon that ‘Thanks to social media, George’s mother has been located.’  This came after they asked for the public’s help to locate the family or guardian of a little boy found wandering Friday afternoon.

The boy, who was wearing a pink Nautica polo, told police he is three-years-old and has a sister named Susan and a brother named Emanuel.

Police did not say specifically where he was found, but they did say he was found in Gladstone.

They had no other details about his situation.