California authorities on Thursday continued their determined seek for a particular wants toddler who has been lacking for over every week—a search made harder now that his mother and father have “stopped cooperating” with investigators. Thaddeus Sran, 2, was reported lacking on July 15 after his mother and father stated he vanished from their residence in Madera, about 30 minutes outdoors Fresno, the Metropolis of Madera Police Division stated in an announcement. His mother and father instructed police that they put the toddler to mattress round 10 p.m. however after they woke as much as examine on their son at round 8:30 a.m. the following morning, he was gone.However whereas Metropolis of Madera Police Chief Dino Lawson referred to as the incident “a father or mother’s worst nightmare” final week, authorities at the moment are alleging that the couple has not helped within the ongoing seek for the 2-year-old. “Sadly, Thaddeus’ mother and father stopped cooperating early on within the investigation. We consider their help, on this case, could be useful,” the police stated in an announcement to The Each day Beast. “We’re hopeful that they are going to resume cooperating with Madera Police Division detectives and assist us to find Thaddeus.”The police division, which didn’t present the mother and father’ names or say if the couple has been accused of any crime, has been extraordinarily tip-lipped about their investigation. Stressing that they “is not going to cease on the lookout for Thaddeus,” the division declined to provide any updates on the case. In line with his lacking individual’s poster, Thaddeus was final seen carrying a crimson shirt and Spiderman pants with a diaper beneath. Authorities stated an Amber Alert was by no means issued for the 30-pound youngster as a result of there was no details about a doable automobile. Police added that the toddler’s household has supplied a $5,000 reward for any info to assist discover him. Lawson additionally revealed final week that the toddler had “extreme well being points” after he was born prematurely. He stated that Thaddeus, who’s non-verbal, makes use of a feeding tube and is simply studying easy methods to stroll. “Every part is on the desk and we’re not ruling something out,” Lawson stated concerning the investigation, including that authorities are wanting into the chance the toddler’s disappearance was a doable abduction. Madera Police Lt. Josiah Arnold additionally revealed to NBC Information that the toddler’s mother and father had one other daughter who died in 2015, however declined to supply additional particulars. He added, nevertheless, that Thaddeus’ sister’s dying was investigated and the case stays open. On Tuesday night, dozens of residents who’ve been serving to within the seek for Thaddeus, together with a bunch of moms, hosted a vigil at Courthouse Park with candles, images, and posters asking for “prayers.” Many attendees wore crimson and blue, the colours of Thaddeus’ Spiderman pants. “We simply need to carry him residence secure and alive,” Sunndeep Sran, Thaddeus’s father’s second cousin, instructed YourCentralValley. She added that whereas her youngsters go to high school with the toddler’s siblings, she has not spoken to her cousin since March. “The Sran household appreciates each effort everyone seems to be making,” Sran stated. “We all know as a lot because the media, what the police division is saying, so we’re all in help of bringing Thaddeus residence.”Lawson stated that the Madera County Sheriff’s Workplace, U.S. Marshals, and the FBI have been aiding within the case. He stated authorities have been “hopeful” the toddler’s mother and father “will resume cooperating and are available again in and converse with our detectives.”Learn extra at The Each day Beast.Get our prime tales in your inbox day-after-day. Join now!Each day Beast Membership: Beast Inside goes deeper on the tales that matter to you. Be taught extra.