Unidentified toddler dropped off on resident's doorstep

Well, this is a new twist on ding-dong-ditch…

LITCHFIELD PARK, Ariz. — A mystery toddler between 18 months and 2 years old showed up on the doorstep of a Litchfield Park home late Friday night, police said.

Eight patrol units responded to the area and knocked on every door in a half-mile area in an attempt to locate the parents, Maricopa County sheriff’s deputies said.

Neighbors in the area also began calling friends in Litchfield Park who they knew had small children in an attempt to locate the parents, deputies said.