PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) - A Providence mother is asking for the person who stole her son'sspecial wheelchair to return it, no questions asked.
Latarcia Bonds sai she left the $2,800 wheelchair on thesidewalk outside her Congress Street home like she does every day.When she carried her 4-year-old son D'Mauri outside, it haddisappeared.
"I was devastated," Bonds said. "I just couldn't believeit."
D'Mauri has special needs and he can't walk or talk. Bonds saysD'Mauri needs the wheelchair to go to school.
"He needs to be in school," she said. "He needs to interact withother kids. He does not need to sit at home."
Bonds has filed a report with the Providence PoliceDepartment about the theft.
Anyone with information on where the wheelchair could be isasked to call the Providence Police.
Since the intial story aired, Eyewitness News has receivedseveral phone calls and emails about people wanting to help theBonds family.
Eyewitness News reporter Alex DiPrato will be following up on this story tonight on Eyewitness News at 6.
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