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Cops: Mom left son, 8, in car for hours while at bar

From the Tampa By Times:

Mother A mother was charged with DUI and child neglect early Monday after police said she left her 8-year-old son alone in her Mercedes for four hours while she drank at Tryst Lounge on Beach Drive.

The boy apparently went into the lounge several times during the course of the night to look for his mother, Krastina Gesheva, 36, police said.

She finally left the lounge about 3 a.m. police said. When she tried to drive away, however, she backed into two cars, police said.

When police arrive, a crowd had gathered and Gesheva was visibly impaired, police said. Her blood alcohol test was 0.177, more than twice the level at which Florida law presumes impairment. The boy, who was in the backseat, was released to a guardian, police said.

Gesheva was taken to Pinellas County Jail and held on a $10,500 bail.


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The Voice

The poor kid, I pray a relative takes him and loves him.


If you can't find someone to watch your child so you can go out... don't go out. I can't even remember the last time I went anywhere.

Please help our family. We could use anything you can give! Thank you in advance! https://www.gofundme.com/goodbyestress

The Voice

Melissa,you are a mother, she is not.

Kenneth Newman

Such a Floriduh story!!! Some things just don't change. The land of parental irresponsibility!!!!


But you see, it's perfectly acceptable to do that in Russia.

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