This story will shock most of you, but according to the mother it is common for her people to get married early and have children.
She states that Romanian Gypsies or Roma people all have children early. She is proud to have a granddaughter. That most girls have arranged marriages that aren’t viewed as legal by the state until they are sixteen, but it is a common practice.
Her new countrymen of Spain and law enforcement officials aren’t so excited about this ten year old having a baby. She states that the baby’s father is 13 and lives in Romania.
Officials are looking into the home of the mother and grandmother to make sure the baby is being taken care of properly.
Learn Something: Three-quarters of a million teens between 15 and 19 become pregnant each year.