Jump to content

Please look, Perth 3yo found
Update - identified

  • Please log in to reply
19 replies to this topic

#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 aprilrain

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 Feral Madam Mim

Posted 10 February 2013 - 12:21 AM

So glad they are looking into it thoroughly

1 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 1 guests, 0 anonymous users

  • bruce_320

    When they were famous

    Ever wonder what happened to the child stars that entertained us all those years ago? From Mary Poppins to Jerry Maguire, take a look at when they were famous and learn what they're doing now.

  • harry320

    10 actors who were almost cast in the Harry Potter series

    Casting for the Harry Potter series couldn't have been an easy job. While we think everything turned out the way it should, here's ten actors that almost made it into the movies.

  • book-320

    11 best YA books of 2015

    The best Young Adult fiction in 2015. Source: The Telegraph, London.

  • ek-80sgirls-thumbnail

    Trends only girls of the 80's would understand

    Only young girls growing up in the 80's would understand - from her sticker collection and pen pals, from hair crimpers to her prized bubble skirt.

  • ek-80sboys-1thumb3

    Boys growing up in the 80s

    Flashback time! Here are a handful of totally retro memories for boys (and a few for girls) who grew up in the 1980's in Australia.

Essential Baby and Essential Kids is the place to find parenting information and parenting support relating to conception, pregnancy, birth, babies, toddlers, kids, maternity, family budgeting, family travel, nutrition and wellbeing, family entertainment, kids entertainment, tips for the family home, child-friendly recipes and parenting. Try our pregnancy due date calculator to determine your due date, or our ovulation calculator to predict ovulation and your fertile period. Our pregnancy week by week guide shows your baby's stages of development. Access our very active mum's discussion groups in the Essential Baby forums or the Essential Kids forums to talk to mums about conception, pregnancy, birth, babies, toddlers, kids and parenting lifestyle. Essential Baby also offers a baby names database of more than 22,000 baby names, popular baby names, boys' names, girls' names and baby names advice in our baby names forum. Essential Kids features a range of free printable worksheets for kids from preschool years through to primary school years. For the latest baby clothes, maternity clothes, maternity accessories, toddler products, kids toys and kids clothing, breastfeeding and other parenting resources, check out Essential Baby and Essential Kids.