Toddler found alone outside in Kansas City, father found sleeping at home

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Police spent Thursday morning searching for the parents of a toddler found outside alone in Kansas City, Mo.

Authorities said an adult found the 2-year-old boy wandering in a dirty diaper in the 11300 block of East 43rd Terrace, near 43rd and Sterling.

They later located his father at home asleep near where the child was discovered. He was later reunited with the boy after questioning.

It did not appear that any arrest would be made in the case. The father told police the child often wanders away.

We'll continue to update this story as more details become available.

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