Parents Arrested for Leaving Children Home Alone for Six Days

CENTRAL ISLIP – 28 Dow St. Date: February 12, 2014

Suffolk County Police have arrested the parents of four children who left them home alone for six days in Central Islip.


Tulio Ayala, 34, and Maria Ayala, 31, were arrested and charged with four counts of Endangering the Welfare of a Minor. Both are scheduled to be arraigned today at First District Court in Central Islip.

The children, who were not injured, were released to a family member.

Case Number: DS/1200