September 14, 2010
Orlando, Florida (The Weekly Vice) - William Ferrer, a 33-year-old Florida man was arrested Saturday after he allegedly locked a screaming baby inside his truck to go drinking inside an Orlando bar.
According to Orlando Police, officers were called around 1 a.m. Saturday after a concerned citizen found Ferrer's 17-month-old son locked inside a truck located in the Click's Billiards parking lot.
When officers arrived, they found the child standing in the front passenger seat screaming and crying. Ferrer exited the sports bar moment's later, claiming that he had just dropped by for a few minutes to say hello to a friend. He also claimed that he didn't drink any alcohol.
Several witnesses at the scene, however, told police Ferrer had been inside drinking and was halfway through his second beer when police arrived.
The child was turned over to his mother and Ferrer was provided free transportation to jail.
Ferrer was booked into the Orange County Jail on a charge of child neglect. He was released after posting a $2,500 bond.
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William Ferrer - Jailed After Locking Screaming Baby In The Car, Before Hitting The Bar