By CBS Baltimore Staff

ESSEX, Md. (WJZ)– Police have found the family of a four-year-old boy found in Essex.

Police said they found him walking along Eastern Ave and Taylor Ave around 2 a.m.

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Credit: Baltimore County Police

He said he knew his name is Sammy, but he couldn’t remember his home address.

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He told officers he left his house to get candy at a nearby store.

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Sammy has been reunited with family, but the case is now being investigated by the police departments Crimes Against Children Unit and the investigation is continuing.

CBS Baltimore Staff