Thursday, October 06, 2016

Texas: 10yo boy with special needs in critical condition after being set on fire

One Texas juvenile has been arrested by Kerrville police and charged with first-degree arson for reportedly setting a 10-year-old boy with special needs alight, causing him serious injury.

Kayden Culp is seriously ill after he was allegedly intentionally set on fire when playing in a field on Sunday. The boy was reportedly doused in gasoline by one boy and set on fire by another.

He remained in an induced coma at San Antonio University Hospital Wednesday where he’s receiving treatment for severe burns which cover more than 20 percent of his body.

A crowdfunding page to help Kayden’s mother with medical expenses has been set up and has already generated over $20,000 ....