The boy’s father was located Thursday morning with the help of local media and residents, police said, adding that they will be providing more details later in the morning.
A woman called 911 just before 8:30 p.m. Wednesday saying she discovered the toddler standing alone on her porch. She was alerted to the boy’s presence when someone knocked on her Spring home’s door.
A woman was captured on surveillance video abandoning a 2-year-old boy at stranger’s front door Wednesday night, police said.
Montgomery County sheriff’s deputies arrived at the home, located about 20 miles north of Houston, and reviewed a 23-second surveillance video in which a woman is seen running to the front door with the child, ringing the doorbell and knocking and then sprinting back to her white vehicle.
The toddler is seen standing at the door as the woman drives away in her white car.