Eagan Toddler Found Wandering on Highway
Police say child walked away from home after opening garage door.
Eagan Police say a toddler found wandering on a dark highway early Tuesday was unharmed. Police Officer Danielle Anselment says a passing motorist found the 3-year-old boy walking down Highway 55 about 2:45 this morning. Andelment says the child was about a half-mile from his home. The boy’s parents called police about 5:30 a.m. when they discovered their son was missing. Anselment says the boy apparently got out of his home by using an electric garage door opener. Paramedics say the child was not injured. Anselment says the boy is being held for 72 hours by social service workers.