A mother abandoned her four under-aged children to the prosecutor’s office citing “economic reasons.” The 35-year-old woman reportedly walked in the Justice building of Kalamata, south Pelopponnese, at Thursday noon together with her four children. The oldest is 9 years old and the youngest just 10 months old.
The mother said she was divorced and she had no financial means to raise the children.
She left the building leaving the children behind.
With the prosecutor’s order an ambulance was called and the children were transferred to a local children hospital, where they remained on Friday. Authorities seek a permanent solution like a foster home.
According to media, the father who lives in Athens, declared that he will willing to take the children.
Local police investigates the circumstances that forced the mother to abandoned her children. According to some TV channels, police is also seeking for the mother.
No further details about family situation have been been revealed.
Let Angela Merkel support them from her salary. It might be the first useful thing she’s done in the last 10 years.
CarlWilliam, thank you for a much needed laugh this morning.