Negotiations went on for hours with the separated father who allegedly attacked the social worker by refusing to leave the child at the end of a protected meeting in Rodengo Siano.

(LaPresse) A man barricaded himself in his home with his 4-year-old son in Roncadelle (Brescia) this morning. Carabinieri were on the scene: after several hours the man opened the door. The child is reportedly doing well. Negotiations went on for hours with the separated father who allegedly attacked the social worker by refusing to leave the child at the end of a protected meeting in Rodengo Siano. The man then fled to the Roncadelle home where he barricaded himself inside with the baby.

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