CARTERET – A Pakistani household in New Jersey, USA misplaced their 3-year-old son Aziz Ahmed, when their neighbor’s wild pitbulls broke into their yard and attacked him and his mom as his older brother was current.
The boy was airlifted to the hospital however couldn’t be saved.
Following the disturbing incident, a case was filed within the Middlesex County Prosecutor’s Workplace which in line with a letter written by the prosecutor said it received’t be submitting legal fees in opposition to the canine proprietor whose pit bulls attacked and killed the younger boy.
Within the letter, Prosecutor Yolanda Ciccone mentioned investigators didn’t uncover “intentional, knowing, or reckless criminal conduct.” The letter is dated March 23 and was despatched to supporters of the Ahmed household who contacted her workplace.
“In this case, based upon the information known at this time, it would appear as if no law has been violated. Thus, despite the well-intended demands for justice, no charges will presently be filed. Again, this decision is based upon the facts and evidence known to law enforcement at this time,” mentioned the assertion.
“Our sincerest, deepest sympathies go out to the family for the loss of their child in this unspeakable tragedy. No family should have to endure such pain. We will thoroughly review existing legislation and work with the sponsors on the best possible course of action,” the assertion additional mentioned.
At a vigil on Sunday, attendees known as for lawmakers to move a legislation in Aziz’s reminiscence that may enable for the legal prosecution of householders whose canine trigger deadly damage.
The 2 canine concerned had been euthanized. Neither animal was registered with the city, which is required by legislation.
In New Jersey, there isn’t a legal cost particular to a canine assault. If authorities imagine fees are warranted, they’ve to suit the circumstances into present legal guidelines in opposition to recklessly inflicting loss of life or damage.