When Milagros Perez, a 4-year-old born without legs, found out her specialized wheelchair had been stolen last week, she was the one who consoled her mother.
"It's OK, Mommy. Don't cry anymore," she told her.
By Sunday, however, the Perez family had a double cause for celebration, not consolation. Milagros' wheelchair had been returned under mysterious circumstances to their Santa Ana home. And to make matters better, an organization that had donated $10,000 to the family to replace the wheelchair told them that they could keep the money for any other help Milagros needs, authorities said.
Milagros means "miracles" in Spanish. The story of her...