A five-year-old boy has been found reportedly naked, wandering the streets at 6am by himself this morning.Neighbours saw the boy in City Way, Rochester, and alerted police. Some claimed the boy was wearing just underwear, but others said he was wearing no clothes whatsoever. One neighbour took to Facebook to alert locals. She wrote: “We need your help. Police have just knocked at my door.
“They have found a five-year-old boy wandering the streets in just underwear and no top. He is in the police car but we can’t find his parents. Delce Road, City Way area. Please can you ask your friends with children to check kids’ room to see if none of their kids aren’t missing.”
Another wrote: “It was about 6.10am and he had nothing at all on, not even underwear. Me, my partner and some bloke found him and stayed with him till the police came.” Since police were alerted to the incident, the young boy has been reunited with his mother.
A police spokesman said: “Kent Police received a report on Friday, September 30, to concerns about an unaccompanied young boy in City Way, Rochester. He has since been reunited with his mother.” No action is being taken against the child’s mother and police said no crime had been committed.