Sheriff: Young child found alone on side of the road

- After a morning search, police in Paulding County have located the parents of the young child found wandering on the side of the road unsupervised.

Officials say the unidentified child was found at 8:15 a.m. on Wednesday in the area of Scoggins Road and Hart Road.

They say the child is around 2-years-old.

He has dark blonde hair. He was wearing a red shirt, black shorts, and no shoes.

At 10:55 a.m., the Sheriff provided an update saying that the child's parents had been found.

The Paulding County Sheriff's office confirms the parents will not face charges because there was a lack of apparent negligence. 

Up Next:


  • Popular

  • Recent

Stories you may be interested in - includes advertiser stories