Shoeless Toddler Found Wandering Alone in Midwood

March 12, 2012 Brooklyn Eagle Staff
Share this:

MIDWOOD — A Midwood couple was arrested Saturday after their 2-year-old son was found wandering alone on the streets wearing only socks, jeans and a t-shirt, as reported by the Daily News.

Khalifa and Shazia Nasir were charged with acting in a manner injurious to a child.

Passersby spotted the shoeless child near East 12th Street and Avenue K, less than a block from his home, at around 1 p.m. on Saturday. His parents called 911 to report him missing just after 3 p.m.

News for those who live, work and play in Brooklyn and beyond

According to data provided by, the temperature was about 40 degrees in Brooklyn at the time the boy was found. He was uninjured.

Leave a Comment

Leave a Comment