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12-year-old boy is reluctant to bath with cuffs, collar, before to die: police

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A man and a woman are facing charges in the death of a 12-year-old boy who was locked in a motel bathtub with braces and a dog shock collar before he died in Indiana last Thursday, police said.

The boy, who authorities have identified as Eduardo, died in Bloomington after what investigators believe was a year of the abuse and the hunger, WTTV reported. Monroe County Sheriff Brad Swain said the boy’s father, 32-year-old Luis, and step-mother, 25 years old, Dayan Medina Flores, are suspected of abusing the boy.

Luis, left, and Dayan Media Flores, were charged with the offence of neglect of a 12-year-old boy, police said.
(Monroe County Sheriff’s Office)

“You don’t even want to let your mind go imagine what this child went through,” Swain said. “I was told that the a & e doctor has a pretty emotional experience as a result of doing this research and seeing with their own eyes the cruelty some people are able to [child].”

The police said Eduardo, pictured, was restrained in a motel with a bath with a dog shock collar before his death last Thursday.
(Monroe County Sheriff’s Office)

To drove the boy to a hospital last week after he stopped breathing, The Indiana Daily Student reported. The Monroe County Coroner’s office said the boy’s cause of death has not been determined.

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The father and stepmother on Friday arrested and charged with child neglect after police found video of Eduardo reluctant in the hot tub. They are held in the Monroe County Correctional Center pending trial.

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The couple’s other children, ages 2, 5, and 9, were taken by Child Protective Services.

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