Sunday, 5 July 2020

Father Uses 10-year-old Son As Driver

An act of total irresponsibility. Officials of the Air Surveillance unit of the Fuerza Publica (national police), in the area of the Tobia Bolaños airport in Pavas, noticed a vehicle driven by a minor that turned to be 10 years old.

The officers of the Air Surveillance police got a surprise whey found a 10-year-old behind the wheel of a car in which traveling was the boy’s father and grandfather

Inside the vehicle were the boy’s father and grandfather who apparently were using the boy as their driver.

When questioned for the senseless act, the father, surnamed Rocha, and the grandfather, surnamed Valverde, told the officers they had nothing to say.

- paying the bills -

The Policia de Transito (traffic police) and the Patronato Nacional de la Infancia (PANI) – child welfare agency – were called in to for the respective processes, reported Diario Extra.

 

- paying the bills -
- paying the bills -
Q Costa Rica
Q Costa Rica
Reports by QCR staff

Related Articles

Increase in COVID-19 cases migrated from the Northern Zone to the GAM

(QCOSTARICA) The trend of increasing cases due to COVID-19 stopped concentrating...

COVID-19 in Costa Rica: another record,169 new cases on Thursday

(QCOSTARICA) We have definitely left double-digit numbers behind in the daily...

MOST READ

COVID-19 Costa Rica: 139 new cases; intensified use of facemasks

(QCOSTARICA) The Minister of Health, Daniel Salas, reported on Monday 139 new cases of COVID-19 in the country, bringing the total count of infections...

New strain of coronavirus spreads faster than original: study

The variation of COVID-19 currently dominating global cases is more infectious than the original strain that emerged in China, according to a new study...

Ten cantons at “unprecedented risk” from COVID-19 and winter

(QCOSTARICA) This year, a group of cantons in the country will have to take extreme measures to safeguard their population from the COVID-19 pandemic...

COVID-19 Costa Rica: 310 new cases Saturday, country reaches 4,621 infections

(QCOSTARICA) The Minister of Health, Daniel Salas, reported Saturday, July 4, 310 new cases of the COVID-19 in the last 24 hours, the singled...

COVID-19 Costa Rica: Deaths increase to 16

(QCOSTARICA) The country registered this morning the sixteenth death of a COVID-19 patient, it is an 89-year-old woman from Costa Rica, residing in the...

Alajuelita: Life on “Orange Alert”

(QCOSTARICA) That a town is on orange alert means that the area has a higher risk of contagion. This is a three-day portrait by...

Let's Keep This Going!

To be updated with all the latest news and information about Costa Rica and Latin America.