UPDATE (September 3, 2017 2:40 p.m.):

The boy, who wandered away from home, has been identified and returned to his parents.

Original Release (September 3, 2017 2:34 p.m.):

Baltimore County Police need the public's assistance in identifying a young child that was found around 1 p.m. in the area of  Finsbury Road and Brinsmaid Court in White Marsh Precinct. 

The child has not spoken to police so may have mental challenges. He is a black male and appears to be approximately 2 or 2-1/2 years old. Police have gone door-to-door around the neighborhood but he remains unidentified. 

Anyone who may recognize this child is asked to contact police by dialing 9-1-1 or calling Precinct 9 at 410-887-5000.