Missing Lincoln Kindergartner Turns Up in Wrong Class
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — When his mommy called for him, the missing Nebraska kindergartner piped up.
officials and police searched Humann Elementary School,
the playground and the Lincoln neighborhood for the 5-year-old. He'd
disappeared Wednesday — his second day of school — between breakfast and
the first class bell.
Turns out he'd fallen in with the wrong crowd.
District spokeswoman Mary Kay Roth says the boy lined up with first-grade students after breakfast and then
responded to another boy's name when the students reached their
After his mom was called to the school, she got on the intercom and said, "You need to come see Mommy in the office."
That's when he stood up and said, "I need to go see Mommy."