Real-Estate Developer Arrested After Son Killed in Boating Accident

A prominent Mexican real-estate developer was arrested on suspicion of manslaughter after his 11-year-old son was killed in a weekend boating accident in San Francisco Bay, the Los Angeles Times reports.

Javier A. Burillo, 57, was arrested Sunday on suspicion of vehicular manslaughter with a vessel, willful harm or injury to a child, and operating a boat while under the influence, Tiburon Police said.

Burillo was driving the boat with his two sons, ages 11 and 27, when both fell off the boat after they hit a wave. Burillo tried to rescue his sons, but he ran over the younger child with the boat. The 11-year-old boy was pronounced dead at the Corinthian Yacht Club in Tiburon.

Source: Mexican tycoon arrested after boat kills son in San Francisco Bay – Los Angeles Times

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