By Clare Mccarthy For Mailonline
Published: 16:16 BST, 27 September 2020 | Updated: 16:16 BST, 27 September 2020
A sobbing toddler, thought to be about two years old, was found wandering alone in the streets of Hull.
The little boy was spotted looking lost and confused by two passers-by on a road in Spring Bank in Hull, East Yorkshire on Saturday afternoon.
The men phoned the police who were filmed arriving on the scene in a Facebook video that has been viewed almost 20,000 times.
Passers-by called the police when they found a little boy all alone looking lost and confused on a road in Spring Bank in Hull, East Yorkshire on Saturday afternoon
Footage shows the missing boy, who is wearing a red coat and green shorts, waiting with two men and a child as the police arrive.
The men explain the situation while the little boy stands beside the adults with a terrified look on his face.
One policeman tries to talk to the boy, saying: 'Hello love. You alright? It's okay, talk to us.'
The other policeman bends down to the boy's height and reaches for his hand, coaxing him to come to