The authorities arrested yesterday in the Plaza Cidra shopping center an American couple who were traveling with four minors in a car without a belt, the television outlet reported yesterday News.
According to the report, the couple was intervened at around 10:00 am for a traffic violation and later they refused to show identification and collaborate with the authorities.
A routine police intervention for a driver’s traffic violation keeps police negotiators in a shopping center parking lot in Cidra. There are 4 minors in the car, including an infant. pic.twitter.com/glj6RPLtBd
– Nuria Sebazco (@nsebazco) December 29, 2020
Also, according to the news, the couple did not recognize the authority of the Police and argued that they were sheltered under federal laws.
Similarly, after spending hours negotiating, the police received a search warrant for the two adults to get out of the vehicle and be interviewed for possible charges.
Meanwhile, the minors were taken into the custody of the Department of the Family.