A father is in shock after his son was found early Thursday morning walking in his pajamas near Westfield Montgomery mall in Bethesda.

The father told authorities he has no idea how his son got out of the house in the middle of the night. A couple of teachers and a camp counselor saw the news and called Montgomery County police.

The boy, between the ages of 10 to 11 was found around 1:45 a.m. walking along on Westlake Drive in Bethesda, Montgomery County police said.