NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – A 3-year-old boy police say was taken by his mother’s ex-boyfriend has been found safe.
Sources tell CBS2 the boy was found at a home in Brooklyn on Saturday.READ MORE: Police Looking For Suspect Accused Of Slashing Man At Times Square Station
The child had been missing since Thursday afternoon.
Investigators say while the boy played at McCaffrey Playground, the boy’s 22-year-old mother got into an argument with her ex-boyfriend.READ MORE: NYPD: Officer Shot 3 Times In Brooklyn, Suspect Shot By Police; Both Hospitalized
The ex-boyfriend, who police say is not the boy’s father, then allegedly took the boy from the park and ran.
That man was taken into custody Saturday, but sources told CBS2 the District Attorney’s office has declined to press charges.MORE NEWS: New York City Begins Offering Pfizer Vaccine To Kids Ages 12-15 After CDC Approval
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