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Arrest made after toddler found walking in the street

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Source: Lawton Police Department Source: Lawton Police Department

LAWTON, OK (KSWO) -The mother of the toddler found walking in the streets in Lawton with just a T-shirt on and no shoes has been identified.

The mother got off work Saturday evening to find out that a passer-by found her son after he was almost hit by a truck on the 2600 block of Southwest ‘G’ Avenue around 4:50 Saturday afternoon.

Police say the person who the mother says was watching her son has been arrested. The 2-year-old is now at a shelter as the Department of Human Services investigates this incident.

Police say the person responsible for watching the child never contacted the mother or the police that the toddler was missing.

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