Gambling mother leaves child in car
Some mothers prefer to gamble instead of taking care of their children. A Santa Clara-based woman left her daughter in her car while she gambled at the Garden City Casino. A casino employee found the girl in the SUV. The warm and sweaty child was released from the vehicle.
Garden City Casino
The 25-year old Maria Sison was taken to prison and her husband picked up their child. Sison was released from jail the next day. The casino management was not available for comment. However, CCTV footage demonstrated the mother gambling at the casino. Sison left the girl for approximately a half hour in the car.
The incident could have easily ended fatally
. “Children’s bodies tend to heat up much faster than adults,” according to Jan Null, speaking on behalf of the Golden Gate Weather Services. Witnesses were stunned. One of them commented: “I love gambling, but nothing is more important to me than my children.”