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Child climbs in toy game machine

Thursday, April 17, 2014 - 00:54

April 17 - Three-year-old Kael Ireland escapes from home and makes his way into a bowling alley, where he was found inside a toy claw machine -- captured on amateur video. Vanessa Johnston reports.

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Three-year-old Kael Ireland escaped from his Nebraska home on Tuesday. He was found at a nearby bowling alley - inside a toy game machine, seen here in amateur video. Employee Rachell Hildreth was shocked by the sight. SOUNDBITE (English) MADSEN'S BOWLING EMPLOYEE, RACHELL HILDRETH, SAYING: "We're like, how did he get in there? That's pretty much what everybody was saying. Like, how did he get in there? I guess the only thing we can think of is that he crawled up where the prizes come out, but it still seems a little impossible." After being safely removed from the toy "bear claw," the three-year-old was reunited with his mother, Ashley Ireland. SOUNDBITE (English) KAEL'S MOTHER, ASHLEY IRELAND, SAYING: "I washed my hands and by the time I got done washing my hands he had disappeared out the front door." Ireland described her son as "pretty wild." Authorities say there was no apparent indication of neglect.

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Child climbs in toy game machine

Thursday, April 17, 2014 - 00:54