LANHAM, Md. (WNEW) — A mother was arrested after her 2-year-old son was found wandering the neighborhood unsupervised in Woodbridge, Va.

On Monday shortly after 2 p.m., officers say they responded to the 2500 block of Miranda Court for reports of a small child wandering around unsupervised. Officers and witnesses were unable to locate the child’s parents initially.

Police say the mother came forward from a nearby home. Investigators say the child was last seen at 11 a.m. that morning, and the mother was arrested.

The mother is identified as 39-year-old Golou Sylvie Kone and is charged with felony child neglect.

The child was not injured and was released to a family member.


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