CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - UPDATE: The young boy that was found wandering alone overnight in the rain on Cleveland's west side has been identified. The boy was reported missing from a Garfield Heights home by his foster family. The boy is still in the hospital and the incident remains under investigation.
Cleveland police say they initially found the 12-year-old wandering alone West 130th Street near I-71 at approximately 12:30 a.m. He was walking in the rain wearing a t-shirt and shorts, but did not have any shoes on.
An officer stopped him, but the African-American juvenile was not able to respond to any of the officer's questions.
The boy was initially taken to Fairview Hospital, but was later transported to Cleveland Clinic Juvenile ICU for checkup.
Anyone with information about the boy is asked to call Cleveland Police.