Missing boy found safe at O'Hare

March 2, 2009 9:48:55 AM PST
A missing 12-year-old boy who has a history of sleepwalking has been found safe.David Moosemiller drove off in his family's SUV around 2 a.m. Monday, according to officers. His family was worried because he has a history of sleepwalking he might not be completely conscious while behind the wheel.

The family's car was found late Monday morning at O'Hare Airport. Moosemiller was found with a CTA agent and taken to police headquarters.

"Obviously relieved. It's been a scary morning. So, you know, we've been driving around just trying to find him and stuff. And (his) dad's out of the country, and he knew his son was missing and felt very helpless... and just glad that he's OK," said Vicki McLennan, family friend.

It is not clear what led Moosemiller to O'Hare.


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