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Baltic news, News from Latvia, BNN.LV, BNN-NEWS.COM, BNN-NEWS.RUOn the night to Tuesday, 23 August, officers of Riga Municipal Police noticed a suspicious Chrysler car that was parked near Lacupe cemetery. What caught the officers’ attention were the five youngsters that were sitting in the car. The reason was that they looked younger than 16.

Upon inspecting their personal data, police officers discovered that the three girls in the car were under 16. Parents of the two girls were contacted shortly after. They arrived to pick up their children from the police. Police officers could not contact the parents of the third girl. Once her home address was confirmed, police transported here there. Police also performed preventive consultations on the prohibition for persons under the age of 16 to remain in a public place after 22:00 without parental or guardian supervision.

The two 17-year-old boys claimed neither of them was the driver of the car, and that car was apparently driven by a friend of theirs who had left before the police arrived. They could not say more about their alleged friend, however.

Once the car’s registration data was inspected and the real owner confirm, he was called in by the police to take his vehicle back. The man told the police that he had given the keys to the car to one of the girls who was sent to her home by the police. The man did not express any complaints in regards to the youngsters.

Materials of the case have been passed to the Child Crimes Prevention Department for evaluation.

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