Maybe if the minimum wage not so high in Palo Alto, the Stanford Security Mall would not be resorting to robot security.
A young boy got knocked down and run over by a security robot at Stanford Shopping Center, in Palo Alto, California, reports Bay Area 7. want to get the word out to prevent others from getting hurt.
The Stanford Shopping Center's security robot stands 5' tall and weighs 300 pounds.
It's designed to alert authorities of abnormal noises, sudden environmental changes, and known criminals.
But parents of 16-month-old Harwin Cheng said the robot attacked the 16-month-old.
"The robot hit my son's head and he fell down facing down on the floor and the robot did not stop and it kept moving forward," Harwin's mom Tiffany Teng said, according to Bay Area 7..
Harwin also got a scrape on his leg from the incident. "He was crying like crazy and he never cries. He seldom cries," Teng said.