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Police: Mother, boyfriend beat 7-year-old, tied him up in infested basement
CAROLINE COUNTY, Va. -- A 7-year-old boy who Virginia deputies say was abused by his mother and her boyfriend is in critical care at VCU Medical Center, according to WTVR. Investigators were trying to get a clearer picture of what the Carolina County sheriff called "one of the worst abuse and neglect cases" he’s seen in his over 40-year career.