Update: Deputies locate family of young boy found alone in Laveen

The boy was found in Laveen Wednesday morning.
The boy was found in Laveen Wednesday morning.(Courtesy: Maricopa County Sheriff's Office)
Published: Aug. 3, 2022 at 12:50 PM MST|Updated: Aug. 3, 2022 at 1:06 PM MST

LAVEEN, AZ (3TV/CBS 5) — The Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office says they’ve located the family of a young boy who was found in Laveen Wednesday, and that they have been reunited.

Earlier, the sheriff’s office asked for the public’s help in locating the parents or guardians of a child, who was found near 32nd Ave and Olney Wednesday morning. The family was found less than half an hour later, but other information was not immediately available.