A four-year-old boy turned in to the police a mother who left the children in a red-hot cabinMay 17, 2019
A four-year-old boy from the USA called the police after his mother locked him and six other children aged 2 to 4 in the car. A 37-year-old woman went shopping, leaving the windows closed. Meanwhile, the day was hot, the air warmed to 27 degrees Celsius.
The boy called the police, but could not name his whereabouts. The operator was able to track the call. When the rescuers arrived at the scene, they found a black car, in the cabin of which there was only one car seat. However, they note that the doors were unlocked. However, the children in the cabin “were sweaty and frightened”: already 20 minutes after the woman left, the temperature in the cabin rose to 38 degrees.
About 10 minutes after that, a woman returned to the car. She admitted that only two children – her, the other five – are the children of her friend for whom she had to look after.
The woman was accused of leaving the minors in a car, which incurs a fine of $ 500 and imprisonment for several days, or both. Later, she may be charged additional fines. The children were examined by doctors, they received no harm to health. However, the police recalled that it is forbidden to leave children under the age of 8 in the car unattended, especially in hot weather, since this is dangerous for the lives of children.
The news became viral, after which users wondered how the violator managed to fit 7 children into the car. Her behavior was heavily criticized because she endangered her own children, as well as children whom other people entrusted to her.
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