Police are investigating an incident of child neglect that occurred in the morning on Wednesday, May 21.
At 9:06 AM the Sandwich Police Department received a call reporting small children playing alone on someone’s porch. The caller was not familiar with the children and alerted police that they were unable to find the parents of the children in the area.
Upon locating the children, police realized that they knew who the children were. Sergeant William R. Patton and Patrolman Brian A. Bondarek were able to locate the father of the children and spoke with him.
The Department of Children and Families was notified of the incident and later removed the children from their parent’s custody.
The incident remains under investigation and no further information is available at this time.