FREMONT (CBS SF/BCN) — Police in Fremont said a toddler, accompanied only by a service dog, was found Monday morning on a street corner; the mother was found shortly after a social media posting.

The child was found just before noon at the southeast corner of Beacon Avenue and State Street, Fremont police said on the department’s Twitter page at about 1:30 p.m. The intersection is near the Crossroads Shopping Center.

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(Fremont Police Department)

At 1:59 p.m., Fremont police tweeted the mother of the child had been found. No other information was provided.

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The department’s original tweet showing the boy’s image with the service dog was deleted from the page.

 

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