The father of a three month old baby
from the village of Musmus that died on Wednesday after it was left
in a car for eight hours was released on house arrest, Coastal
District Police announced on Thursday.
The father will spend the next five
days in house arrest while police present the evidence against him to
prosecutors, who are expected to issue an indictment for negligence.
The father had forgotten the baby in
his car from 8:00 a.m. to around 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday, and by the time he found
the baby it was already without a pulse.
Also on Thursday, a father from Kfar
Malal in the Sharon ran over his 3 month-old-baby outside the family
home, seriously wounding the baby, which is now hospitalized in
serious condition. The National Traffic Police said that the father
was driving forward in his car when the accident happen. they are
still examining what caused the wreck but don't suspect foul play.