Police find 3 young children walking around NE Wichita neighborhood

(KSN File Photo)

WICHITA, Kansas – Wichita police were called to a home in the 1500 block of East 17th Street after receiving a 911 call of three children walking around the neighborhood.

It happened around 1 p.m. Sunday. A neighbor returned the children twice to the home before calling police a third time.

Officers arrived and found a 2-year-old boy, a 2-year-old girl, a 1-year-old boy, and a 5 month old. Police say three of the children were outside. One was naked, and the other two were wearing diapers.

Police say the apartment was dirty, and that there were numerous diapers were on the floor.

Police located a 17-year-old aunt who had been watching the children since leaving school on Friday. She said the parents were at work.

The grandparents were called to take care of the children. No arrests were made.

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