Police said that three children who were reported missing after being left in a car for several hours were found.
The missing children were aged 10, 7 and 3 years old. They were reported missing on Thursday night near Adams Boulevard and Compton Avenue south.
Police say the children were left behind in a car their mother owns. The children disappeared when the mother returned home, authorities stated.
Police said that the children were found at a relative’s house around 7 a.m. on Friday.
An estimated 16500 people live in carsAccording to Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority data, 2019 was the most populous year in Los Angeles County. 2020 CensusLos Angeles had an estimated 10,300 residents who lived in cars.