MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Elian Gonzalez, whose custody case when he was a boy sparked diplomatic tensions between the US and Cuba, will soon be a father.
The big announcement was made in light of Father’s Day on Gonzalez’s Facebook page.READ MORE: 1 In Critical Condition Following Alapattah Stabbing
The 26-year-old said his own father, Juan Miguel Gonzalez, who took him back to Cuba from the US was his inspiration to become a dad.READ MORE: Florida Governor Ron DeSantis Doesn't Believe Unemployment Benefit Increase Is Needed
In his post, Gonzalez said he hopes to take on the role of father quote “half as well” as his own did.MORE NEWS: Rude Awakening For Elderly Couple, Slightly Hurt After Car Slams Into Miramar Home
Gonzalez said he and his fiancée were expecting to have a baby girl later this summer.