MAYPEARL — A toddler taken from the backyard of his mother's home has been found safe, said a spokesman with the Ellis County Sheriff's Office.
Maypearl police announced the 3-year-old child was in the backyard of a home in the 400 block of Noble Street when a person took the toddler. Police said the suspect was driving a maroon Ford Taurus with handicapped plates.
Authorities didn't reveal the identity of the suspect or where the child was found, but said an arrest has been made.
Maypearl is located in Ellis County about 11 miles southwest of Waxahachie.