Mindy McCready and son found by police in Arkansas


UK Today News: American country music singer Mindy McCready, who was absconding for more than three days along with her son, have reportedly been found by the police. The two were found at a home in Heber Springs, Arkansas on December 2, 2011.

The chief deputy US Marshal in Eastern Arkansas, David Rahbany said that the child appeared to be in good condition when he was found. The child was found in a closet with his mother.

Till now, the singer has not been charged with any criminal charges, but Rahbany said that he is not sure if any charges could be waiting for her in future. The 36-year-old singer absconded along with her son November 29, after she fled with Zander from her father’s house in Cape Coral, Florida.

McCready, who had a history of battling with drug abuse, does not have the custody of her son Zander. The custody of the child is with her parents. On November 30, it was reported that McCready was pregnant with twins and cannot come back to Florida as she is almost seven months pregnant. After being found, Zander has been placed in the custody of the Arkansas Division of children and Family services, who will also be arranging to be taken to his legal guardians in Florida.