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Mother reunited with lost twins in Manatee

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MANATEE COUNTY, FL (WFLA) -

The mother of two children found wondering around Oneco area Tuesday evening in Manatee County was reunited with the children Wednesday morning.

Manatee County Sheriff's deputies searched for the parents of the twin toddlers who were walking unsupervised late Tuesday night. Deputies canvassed the area to no avail.

The children told deputies they were with their father when they got lost after he left them near a house close by.

Children Protective Services took the children in.

The twins' mother reported them missing and authorities reunited the family early Wednesday morning. The children's mother said their father had a drug problem. She went to do laundry last night, but when she came back they were gone, according to the MCSO report.  

Manatee County Sheriff's are still looking for the kids' father.

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