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Sheboygan father arrested for child neglect after missing boy found safe

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Posted at 8:38 AM, Dec 12, 2019
and last updated 2019-12-17 12:42:47-05

SHEBOYGAN, Wis. - Sheboygan Police are investigating the case of a two-year-old boy who went missing.

They responded to the area of North 5th Street and Wisconsin Avenue around midnight Thursday morning for a report of a missing boy.

The boy was found safe.

After investigating, the police found the boy's parents had been involved in a domestic disturbance Wednesday. The father was then arrested for Felony Child Neglect, misdemeanor Bail Jumping, Stalking, and Battery with a Domestic Violence enhancer.

The incident remains under investigation. The suspect is being held in the Sheboygan County Detention Center.