Report: Kidnapped RI boy found in housing project

JOHNSTON, R.I. (AP) — A 2-year-old boy kidnapped from a Rhode Island home where police found two bodies has been found wandering around a housing project in Providence.

The Providence Journal reports ( that the boy, Isaiah Perez, was found unattended at the Chad Brown housing project Sunday night. Johnston Deputy Police Chief Daniel Parrillo says the child appeared to be unharmed but was taken to Hasbro Children's Hospital to be evaluated.

The search for the toddler began after the bodies were discovered about 5:20 a.m. at a home in Johnston, a town of 30,000 residents less than 10 miles from Providence. Two men were arrested in the double homicide and Isaiah's abduction.

Johnston Police Chief Richard S. Tamburini say the boy's mother is one of the homicide victims.


Information from: The Providence Journal,