Pictures of the Hialeah Motel Room Where a Toddler Was Found in His Own Filth
WSVN reported on the case last night and included these disturbing images:
Irma Martinez, a family acquaintance, tells WSVN she called a child abuse hotline late last year to report Elijah's living conditions after he was taken to the hospital for a bacterial infection, but nothing was ever done.
Vincent Collins, the boy's father, is an active member of the U.S. Coast Guard, and representatives from the agency were present at yesterday's court hearing.
Elijah will need to stay in the hospital for at least another month, while the couple's other child, a 1-year-old boy, remains in foster care.
[WSVN: Parents of kids found in filth denied custody]
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