Independence police locate parents of child found walking on roadway


INDEPENDENCE, Mo. — The Independence Police Department say they have located the parents of a child found walking on Truman Road overnight.

Police said officers at the QuikTrip at Truman Road and Sterling Avenue were alerted by someone who located the child walking on the road in the area.

Police say they located the parents just before 10 a.m.

The child was placed in Jackson County Children’s Division Custody during the time police were looking for the parents.

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