Detroit police trying to piece together what happened after man allegedly kidnapped 5-year-old boy

Man arrested after Marcus Pruitt found safe

DETROIT – Detroit police are trying to piece together what exactly happened when a man allegedly kidnapped a 5-year-old boy Thursday.

Marcus Pruitt was found safe Friday after a frantic 14-hour search. He was taken to a hospital to be examined.

Davelle Stevenson, 39, is accused of kidnapping the child. Stevenson was arrested Friday evening.

According to police, Stevenson allegedly took Pruitt on a moped when the boy wandered out of his home in the 19400 block of St. Marys Road about 10:30 p.m. Thursday.

Police said Pruitt's family doesn't know Stevenson, and investigators don't know why he took the boy or what happened while the child was missing.

Hear more about the alleged kidnapping in the video above.

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