The BOSS of a parasailing company this is dealing with an investigation into the deaths of 2 British youngsters is claimed to be STILL taking vacationers on thrill-seeking journeys.
Nikos Mallios, 53, was once reportedly observed ferrying a boatload of visitors out to sea in spite of being on the heart of an investigation now underneath the keep an eye on of Greek prosecutors.
Mallios was once selecting up travelers on the similar position he picked up cousins Jessica Hayes, 15, and Michael “Mikey” Connelly, 13, earlier than they fell to their deaths just about two years in the past. Replicate studies.
Mallios was once observed dressed in shades and a pale T-shirt riding his neon yellow speedboat outdoor the Lindos Princess Seaside Resort and allegedly charging a buyer €75 for the journey.
On the finish of his shift, the 53-year-old guy was once observed riding his Mitsubishi 4X4 to a hilltop area in a close-by village.
This got here as felony resources stated that Replicate police had finished their investigation into the watersports leader and had passed over a file of proof to prosecutors.
They stated a choice at the fees was once anticipated “very quickly” after delays brought about via Covid.
When the newsletter reached out to Mallios, he stated: “I don’t need to communicate to somebody about this. I am sorry I do not need to discuss it.
“I will communicate to households, however to not somebody. I might slightly no longer discuss that”.
Jessica and Michael’s circle of relatives allege that Mallios violated as many as six protection laws, together with placing 3 kids underneath 14 at the send’s boat and dealing in unhealthy climate outdoor the designated house, resulting in their deaths.
Jessica’s father, Tony, 40, stated: “I am so indignant. Nearly two years have handed. No person turns out to care that two kids died. It ruined our lives.
“We would like the case to be heard and for him to be dropped at justice.”
Mallios was once no longer launched on bail, which means he persisted to paintings and reside freely.
Tony stated: “Our youngsters are misplaced, our lives are destroyed. However Mallios continues.
“Other people want to concentrate on the investigation and the continuing courtroom case.”
George Moschos, representing Jessica’s circle of relatives in Greece, stated: “The case report is now finished and is within the fingers of the prosecutor. Till then, Mr. Mallios has no longer been detained.”
In November 2020, the parasailing company was once nonetheless taking bookings and boasting of “new added convenience and protection”.
Jessica and Michael each fell from “extraordinarily huge” heights all the way through a vacation horror in Rhodes in October 2020.
Michael’s dual brother James, who was once additionally strapped in for the go back and forth as a threesome, was once left to combat for his existence however has since been flown again to the United Kingdom.
The corporate they used, Waterport Lindos, allegedly violated nautical rules via permitting 3 other people to parachute in tandem on the similar time.
The rope securing their parachute to the boat broke in “extraordinarily unhealthy” climate close to the fishing village of Lindos.