Mum and three men held as missing baby Lola found

Missing child Lola Page has been found by police in Walsall. The 13-month-old's mother and three men have been arrested in connection with her alleged kidnap.

Public offered information in hunt for Lola

Police say they received a number of calls from the public with information following the disappearance of 13-month-old Lola Page, who has now been found.

Detective chief inspector Matt Markham from Force CID, said: "We are pleased to say that Lola is now returned to a place of safety and she is doing well.

“We want to thank the public for their assistance with this appeal. We received a number of calls from people with information, who were keen to help.”

Lola's mother, 18-year-old Stacey Ball and three other men have now been arrested in connection to the child's alleged kidnap in Walsall.

Read: Mum and three men held as missing baby Lola found

Mum and three men held as missing baby Lola found

Missing baby Lola Page has been found "safe and well" in Walsall.

Police have arrested four people in connection with the alleged kidnap, including the child's mother, 18-year-old Stacey Ball and another man, who were both found with the 13-month-old at an address in Willenhall, West Midlands.

18-year-old Stacey Ball and baby Lola Page before the child's disappearance
18-year-old Stacey Ball and baby Lola Page before the child's disappearance Credit: West Midlands Police

Ms Ball is accused of kidnap, while the other man is accused of assisting an offender.

Shortly after, officers arrested two more men on suspicion of conspiracy to kidnap. All four are in custody and will be questioned later today.

Advertisement

Police describe missing Lola Page and mother

Police have released descriptions of missing baby Lola Page and her mother after the child was taken from her foster parents.

Lola is described by police as white with short straight blonde hair and was wearing a white cardigan and blue polka dot dress when she was taken.

Her mother Stacey Ball is described as white, of thin build and was wearing a long black wig, black leggings and a black and tan patterned dress when she left with her daughter.

Police search for mother and missing baby

Stacey Ball with her one-year-old baby daughter Lola Page, the day Ms Ball took her child during a supervised foster visit and disappeared
Stacey Ball with her one-year-old baby daughter Lola Page, the day Ms Ball took her child during a supervised foster visit and disappeared Credit: West Midlands Police handout

A mother who took her one-year-old daughter from a foster family who were caring for the child is being sought over concerns for the baby's welfare.

West Midlands Police said they were concerned for missing child Lola Page after she was taken during a supervised visit in Willenhall in the West Midlands just before 1pm yesterday.

Mother Stacey Ball, 18, of Walsall Wood, is believed to have got into a dark-coloured car with her child which was then driven off, after leaving the address.

There have no sightings of either the child or Ms Ball since the pair went missing, police said.