Sunday, June 11, 2006
In North Carolina, the Henderson County Social Services Agency took custody of a 15-month-old-boy repeatedly bitten by a rat in his home after his parents were arrested late Thursday. The parents were charged with contributing to the delinquency of a juvenile, a misdemenor charge. The child was hospitalized May 30 after suffering to 100 rat bites while lying on a bed in the family’s trailer. According to press reports, the boy suffers from cerebral palsy and a seizure disorder. Source. Dale Neal, citizen-times.com. For the complete story, please click here (last visited June 11, 2006, reo).