Walter Antonio Flores, 38, has been charged with child abuse after taking his 4-year-old son to a bar and getting drunk.
Flores a native of Nicaragua and currently residing in Raleigh, North Carolina, only walked a few blocks to the local watering hole Sadlack’s Heroes with the four-year-old and proceeded to get drunk.
Police issued an arrest warrant when he was observed publicly intoxicated at the bar around 7:00 p.m. Saturday night. Specifically the arrest warrant states he was “intoxicated in public and drinking at bar with his 4-year-old son.”
As a result of the public intoxication and child abuse charges, Flores underwent an immigration status check which reportedly he passed. Flores did had a 2004 conviction for assaulting a woman.
Flores was taken to the Wake County jail and received a $1,000 bond.