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#1 shimmershine

Posted 09 February 2013 - 09:23 PM

"Authorities in Western Australia are struggling to locate the family of a young boy found on a Perth street more than 24 hours ago.

The boy, believed to be about three years old, was found on Belgravia Street in the Perth suburb of Belmont at midday on Friday."


Update - he has been identified, thread can be removed. Thanks.

Edited by shimmershine, 10 February 2013 - 07:56 AM.

#2 pinkcupcakes

Posted 09 February 2013 - 09:29 PM

aww, the poor thing! just bumping so the topic stays visible for longer. i hope they find his family, whatta cutie!

#3 FeralLIfeHacker

Posted 09 February 2013 - 09:30 PM

aww poor bubba he must be scared.  Someone must be going crazy looking?? Hopefully his parents/grandparents carers are okay sad.gif  and not unable to contact anyone.

#4 Akeyo

Posted 09 February 2013 - 09:35 PM

How odd that no one has contacted police to report him missing. As PP said, I hope they're okay.

#5 Procrastinator5000

Posted 09 February 2013 - 09:38 PM

That's so strange and sad. Surely even if the carers have struck disaster, someone else - neighbours, friends, relatives - must know this little boy.

#6 ani1

Posted 09 February 2013 - 09:40 PM

I hope he has not been left on purpose . I hope his family are out there some where and they reunite soon.

#7 ~Mintie~

Posted 09 February 2013 - 09:43 PM

What a cutie. I hope his family are ok sad.gif

#8 beaglebaby

Posted 09 February 2013 - 09:47 PM

Hopefully it is all just a terrible mix up.

#9 Funwith3

Posted 09 February 2013 - 09:55 PM

How strange...why would no one be looking for him? Surely someone knows who he is?

#10 EsmeLennox

Posted 09 February 2013 - 10:08 PM

I've just shared this on FB as I live in the area. Must be the street for it though, about 6 weeks ago a friend and I found an elderly lady in the early morning who had no idea who she was or whe she lived in the same street.

#11 kerilyntaryn

Posted 09 February 2013 - 10:25 PM

hope they are reunited soon

#12 kpingitquiet

Posted 09 February 2013 - 10:33 PM

Bump for the poor little guy.

QUOTE (Jemstar @ 09/02/2013, 10:38 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
I've just shared this on FB as I live in the area. Must be the street for it though, about 6 weeks ago a friend and I found an elderly lady in the early morning who had no idea who she was or whe she lived in the same street.

Any chance she was in charge of childcare for a 3yo grand/great-grandson?  ddown.gif

#13 EsmeLennox

Posted 09 February 2013 - 10:37 PM

No, wrong racial background, and we did eventually reunite this lady with a friend who by a stroke of luck saw us with her. The police didn't do much TBH, they couldn't send a car (it was Boxing Day) as they were too busy! They did keep in touch with us, and were going to send an ambulance when her friend saw us. Apparently she was suffering dementia. We were with this poor lady for nearly 2 hours with no help. She had a wad of cash she kept showing us and spoke no English. I dread to think what could have happened to her if we hadn't found her.

#14 Bony Mum

Posted 09 February 2013 - 10:44 PM

Just shared on Facebook, fingers crossed nothing has happened to his family.

#15 JamJah

Posted 09 February 2013 - 10:46 PM

Shared on Facebook, I so hope there is a good outcome to this story.

#16 pinkcupcakes

Posted 09 February 2013 - 10:56 PM

not from the area, but shared on FB anyway, you never know.FX

#17 aprilrainatxmas

Posted 09 February 2013 - 11:30 PM

He has been identified, boy identified. rolleyes.gif

#18 pinkcupcakes

Posted 09 February 2013 - 11:36 PM

oh. hey yeah. ddoh.gif well hope the investigation doesnt turn up anything nasty. poor little boy would've had a traumatic time of it.

#19 IShallWearMidnight

Posted 09 February 2013 - 11:40 PM

just saw they have found his family! Poor little man!

#20 The Awesome One

Posted 10 February 2013 - 12:21 AM

So glad they are looking into it thoroughly

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