WICHITA, Kansas – Wichita police say a 5-year-old boy was left behind by his grandmother after a shoplifting attempt.
It happened Tuesday around 5 p.m. in the 6900 block of West Kellogg at the Kohl’s store.
Police say a 41-year-old woman attempted to take about $200 worth of items from the women’s clothing department. She was caught by security.
She returned the items but ran out of the store leaving her 5-year-old grandson behind.
The boy was detained by security until police arrived. He was put into police protective custody.
Officers identified the grandmother, and they are still looking for her.