1-year-old Durham child found, parents arrested in Winston-Salem

Andre Amon Thompson, 37, and Dreama Alexandria Ferguson, 24

Andre Amon Thompson, 37, and Dreama Alexandria Ferguson, 24

DURHAM, N.C. – A 1-year-old boy missing out of Durham has been found and the parents of the child have been arrested.

One-year-old Andre Thompson, Jr.’s parents, Andre Amon Thompson, 37, and Dreama Alexandria Ferguson, 24, were arrested in Winston-Salem Friday morning on neglect charges.

Police said the arrest took place at 306 E. Sprague St. around 1:20 a.m. after Ferguson refused to allow officers to enter.

The child was not with his parents. Winston-Salem police said the child was found around 11 p.m. Friday by police in Durham and has since been placed in the custody of Child Protective Services.