Wednesday, February 8, 2023

He’s 16, Was Robbed For His Skateboard In California And Woke Up From A Coma After 9 Months

After nine months in intensive care, Angel Figueroa, a 16-year-old Hispanic boy, woke up from coma after attack of four young people in the city of Hemet, California. last february, When They Tried To Steal His Skateboard, These Guys Threw It Into The Street and hit a car.

had to be an angel an operation was performed in which part of his skull was removed, After he awoke from his coma, the family had to drive him daily to a rehab center in Orange County, Southern California, so that he could receive specialized care and re-learn skills Basic for daily life.

Hello, I’m Angel’s aunt. First of all I wanted to start by thanking everyone for their support and prayers. The accident happened on 28 February. And since then our family life has completely changed, including financially,” Belkey ​​said of the fundraiser on her GoFundMe page, which has raised nearly $50,000. The money is intended to make it possible for Angel to return home and get him a van suited to his needs.

Family holds fundraising drive to help

His family indicated that because of the intervention he received, the young man cannot speak, but he does interact with them: “He cannot react or communicate with us, but only making small movements that give us a sign of hope.” Lets go, you know? Hope he gets out of this,” Belky Brizuela told local media.

According to the police report, Ángel Figueroa was traveling near his home, at Stetson Avenue and Seven Hills Drive. It was there that he was approached by four youths who stole his skateboard, they pushed him out into the street and ran away, All were captured despite trying to escape.

Only One Of The Youths Involved Received A Sentence Of Six Months In A Detention Centre.
Only one of the youths involved received a sentence of six months in a detention centre.ChatterSnap / Unsplash

The family said that the youths involved in the Figueroa accident have already been sentenced: three of them House arrest and one sentenced to six months in a juvenile detention center, Those caught are also minors whose age does not exceed 17 years. In-spite of this, People close to Angel are not satisfied with the sentence To those responsible: “This is a joke. He didn’t get his justice. They’re basically getting a slap on the wrist,” Belky said.

The circumstances of the incident led to the driver of the car hitting the young Hispanic He was found not guilty of any charge, According to British newspaper Daily Mail.

latin family He hopes that by sharing his story, those who know him will learn a lesson of value., “Teach your kids how it’s not fun and games, you know? It’s not a joke when you’re out with your friends. Every decision you make has consequences.

“I pray for the well being of all those who have helped us fight for our son’s life. I ask for patience, support and lots of love for my sister as she should not have to go through this alone. No family should ever have to go through this,” Belky closed.

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