He barricaded himself at home with his 4-year-old son who was taken away by the "protected" meeting with the social worker . It happened in Roncadelle, in the province of Bresci a. Then, after hours and hours of negotiations and apprehension, the man finally opened the door to the carabinieri, handing him over to the police.
He is a 35-year-old of Romanian origin who has a history of domestic violence and who had a gun with him.
According to the testimony of the social worker from whom the child was stolen, the man allegedly kidnapped the child following the separation of his wife, after learning that he would be entrusted to his mother.
The “protected” meeting was organized in a Bresciano playground. Once he showed up for the appointment, however, the man allegedly attacked the social worker, snatching the baby away from her, and then disappeared, returned home and barricaded himself.
Then, after the alarm, the house was surrounded by law enforcement. Then the start of the long negotiation, which ended with the entry into the home of the carabinieri who managed to save the little one.
The baby appeared in good health and was returned to his mother.
"The question has been resolved. The child is fine and the father has regretted the gesture he made . Technically it is a kidnapping and will be arrested ", explained the prosecutor of Brescia, Francesco Prete after the surrender of the 35-year-old.
(Unioneonline / lf)