The security services in Dakahlia Governorate, northern Egypt, arrested a worker who chained his child to chains and imprisoned him to prevent him from going to his mother after they divorced and gave up custody of him, after a video of the child spread on social media, crawling in the street while chained.
In the details, the security follow-up of the Dakahlia Security Directorate monitored the circulation of a video clip on the social networking site of a child crawling while chained to his feet, calling on followers to save him.
On examination, it was found that the child was called Mahmoud El-Sayed, 7 years old, and he resides with his father in Salah El-Din Bandar Talkha Street. By asking the child, he decided that his father was the one who tied him up to prevent him from going to his mother.
After the arrest of the child’s father, he admitted that he tied his son to a chain of his feet to prevent him from going to his mother, as he separated from her 3 years ago, stressing that the child’s mother gave up custody about 8 months ago, and that the child resides in his mother’s house, “the child’s grandmother.” “.
And he said: “Yesterday, the child asked to go to his mother, but she refused, and I tied him with a chain by his feet for fear of his escape, but the child was oblivious to his grandmother and went out of the house while he was tied and went to his mother, but he did not find her because she changed her place of residence from Al-Iraqi Street to Al-Inayah Street in Bandar Talkha, so he went to His grandmother’s house to his mother, who summoned his father to pick him up, and that the child is currently with me
The necessary record has been released on the incident, and legal measures are being taken and submitted to the Public Prosecution to follow up the investigations