The Mossos d'Esquadra They have opened an open investigation to clarify the origin of the injuries suffered by a one month old baby who is admitted to the Joan XXIII Hospital of Tarragona. The health personnel activated the protocol against child abuse and notified the police after suspecting that the newborn could have been the victim of mistreatment in the family.
As the Diari de Tarragona progresses, the hospital admission of the baby in the neonatal ICU of Joan XXIII took place this Wednesday. The Mossos try to take statements from the relatives of the child to clarify the circumstances surrounding the case.
For its part, the Department of Social Affairs has confirmed that the Directorate General of Child and Adolescent Care (DGAIA), has opened a file of abandonment and has assumed the guardianship of the minor as the judicial investigation progresses.
In addition, the Department has initiated proceedings to appear as a private accusation in the open court case to defend "the rights of the child."