Mother calls 911 hours after 3-year-old found wandering alone in Auburn

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AUBURN — Police are reuniting a mother with her 3-year-old child who was found wandering near an apartment complex alone Friday afternoon in Auburn.

According to the Auburn Police Department, the girl was found wandering by herself around 6:50 a.m. near the Four Lakes Apartments in the 6800 block of Udell Avenue SE.

The girl, who was wearing blue denim shorts and a light blue tank tip, told officers her name was Bon Bon.

At the time of her finding, there were no reported calls to police regarding a missing child, police said. Four Lakes Apartment managers knocked on doors at the complex, police said, but to no avail.

Around 10:54 a.m. — more than four hours after the girl was found wandering alone –the girl’s mother called 911.

Police are investigating the incident. It is not immediately known if Child Protective services would be called.

This story is breaking and will be updated as more information becomes available.

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