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Parent located after child found alone in Cleveland

Police had asked for the public's help in finding her caretaker.
Credit: Cleveland Police Department

CLEVELAND — Cleveland police have located the father of a girl who was found wandering alone outside Thursday morning. 

Cleveland police say two students who were walking to school found the young child "outside in the cold alone" around 8 a.m near 15720 Kipling Ave.

Police say the girl will be released from the hospital into the care of Cuyahoga County Children and Family Services. Charges have not been filed as of noon Thursday.

The child is approximately 2 years old.

The Cleveland Police Department also posted the details on their Facebook page.

Today, just before 8 am, two students walking to school found a youn... g girl outside in the cold alone near 15720 Kipling (Hope Academy) Unknown who the parents or guardians are as no one has called in. The child is approximately 2 yrs old.