Parents leave 2-year-old boy alone in car to go to SoBe bar, police say
Police officers arrested a couple on Sunday after accusing them of abandoning their two-year-old boy in a car to go to a bar in South Beach.
Officers arrested Sevda Karatas, 32, and Osman Karatas, 33, at about 2:35 a.m. at the Clevelander South Beach at 1020 Ocean Dr.
The officers handed their son over to the Florida Department of Children and Families, according to the Miami Beach Police Department’s report.
Sevda and Osman Karatas are each facing a charge of child neglect with no great bodily harm.