Toddler Abandoned in Trash Can at Nature Preserve

Illinois Father and Mother have 3 year old Daughter.

Daughter was found, crying and alone, near a natural forested preserve.

Father allegedly deposited Daughter in a garbage receptacle at the preserve, and then traveled to Michigan.

Father is being detained by law enforcement in Michigan pending extradition on aggravated kidnapping charges.

Daughter is temporarily in the care of the Illinois child welfare agency.

Mother was in the process of filing a missing person’s report on Daughter.

Read more in:

this New York Daily News article: Illinois father leaves 3-year-old daughter in trash can in forest preserve: report and

this CBS news article – Authorities: Little girl’s dad left her in trash can .