Man accused of leaving kids in car while clubbing

Tomas Martinez, 27, faces a felony charge of child neglect.

Lee County Sheriff's Office

Tomas Martinez, 27, faces a felony charge of child neglect.

— A Lee County man is accused of partying at a nightclub with four kids in the car in the parking lot.

According to Fort Myers Police reports, officers were called to Club Romance on Palm Beach Boulevard at 1:15 a.m. Sunday after witnesses found four young children, ranging in age from 8-months to 3 years-old, alone in an unlocked vehicle with no guardian or parent around.

Tomas Martinez, 27, of 4200 102 De Soto Avenue, Fort Myers, is facing a felony charge of child neglect for leaving the kids in the car.


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watrdoc writes:

What a moron. It's obvious he doesn't understand that we are supposed to protect the children.

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