NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A child was found safe in a Brooklyn park Thursday, after police said a daycare left him behind.
The child, whose name has not been released, was found inside the Sunset Park playground around 1 p.m., police said.READ MORE: New York City Rolls Out $100 Incentive For Getting Vaccinated As CDC Report Warns Delta Variant As Contagious As Chicken Pox
The NYPD told CBS2 a daycare employee miscounted the children and left the boy behind.READ MORE: Broadway Vaccine Mandate: Audiences Must Be Vaccinated And Masked; Performers, Crew And Staff Required To Be Vaccinated
Someone found the boy and called police, and the boy was taken to the 72nd Precinct station. A tweet with his photo helped locate his mother.Man Suffers Broken Nose In Alleged Anti-Asian Attack At Midtown Subway Station
Late Thursday, the boy was fine and was with his family.