Boy found walking along area of local highway, family found, police say

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. — The Southaven Police Department (SPD) is investigating after a child was found walking along the area of a local highway.

Officers found the ‘sweet’ boy walking in the area of Highway 51 and Haywood Drive.

He had been unable to give police any identifiable information or communicate his address to us but his family was found at about 11:45 a.m.