Sumary of Boy not allowed to return home from Tenerife after positive Covid test – tries to escape:
- The unnamed minor was intercepted by police at the island airport when he tried to return home with his dad and grandfather.
- A spokesperson for Spain’s National Police in the island capital Santa Cruz confirmed: “National Police officers detected a British minor who was with his dad and grandfather as he tried to return to the UK after testing positive in a Covid antigen test.
- “He was on holiday in the south of Tenerife and went to a health centre to do the test.
- When he was told he had tested positive, he fled the centre by jumping through a window preventing health officials from adopting the standard protocol in these cases.