BELLEVILLE, Ill. (KSDK) – An 11-year-old boy reported missing since Sunday has been found, according to the Belleville Police Department.
Sergeant Mark Heffernan said DeAngelo Lopez was located safe and healthy Wednesday morning, and he has already been returned to his father.
DeAngelo's father reported the boy missing 10:45 p.m. Tuesday. The father has full custody, but let the mother take the child for a visit. The mother had not been seen or heard from since then.
Belleville Police have detained the mother and are consulting with State's Attorney on possible charges.
No further information was immediately available.