Four days before, Mindy McCready, a singer 36-year-old and her 5-year-old son, Zander declared disappeared from her father Cape Coral, Florida home on Tuesday night. Then on December 4, the authorities reported that, Mindy McCready and son were found hiding in the closet, at home in Herber Springs, Arkansas.
Zander and his mother was found in the closet in an empty house in Heber Springs, Arkansas on Friday night, said Rahbany. According Florida Department of Children and Families, Zander has been reported missing from his grandfather’s house in Cape Coral, Florida on Tuesday night, and a Florida judge issued an order Thursday to pick up Zander by authorities.
Mindy McCready told the Associated Press in a statement, that she could not return to her father’s house, in Florida as ordered by the court because she is currently pregnant with twins. “I’m a mom first. No matter what happens, I’m going to protect my kid. If I have to go to jail, so be it.”