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Missing three-year-old's mum 'fully focused on getting him back'

The family of a mother who went into hiding with her three-year-old son before giving herself up to police says they are now "focused on getting him back".

Rebecca Minnock, 35, went on the run from her home in Highbridge, Somerset, with Ethan for 17 days after a court ruled that her son should live with his father, Roger Williams.

Ethan is now "safely back" in the care of his father.

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Missing Ethan 'safely back' in the care of his father

A three-year-old boy who was missing with his mother for more than two weeks is now "safely back" in the care of his father.

Rebecca Minnock, 35, went on the run from her home in Highbridge, Somerset, with Ethan for 17 days after a court ruled that her son should live with his father, Roger Williams

Rebecca Minnock had disappeared with her son, Ethan Williams.

Mr Williams said this morning, "Ethan is safely back in my care now."

A police spokesman said no arrests had been made following the return of mother and son.

"This will be a matter for the family courts now," the spokesman added.

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