http://www.nbclosangeles.com/news/l...ured-Investigation-Child-Abuse-208693291.html The boyfriend, Isauro Aguirre, 32, told detectives he caused injuries to the boy including a skull fracture, several broken ribs and burns, according to a Los Angeles County sheriff's statement. The mother, Pearl Fernandez, 29, told detectives she witnessed the attack but did not intervene, the statement said. Deputies found the boy late Wednesday. He was not breathing when deputies arrived, according to the Sheriff's Department. He was hospitalized in critical condition early Thursday. The Department of Children and Family Services has taken the boy's siblings -- ages 10 and 13 -- into protective custody. Watch the video report, very informative, DCF had previous involvement! http://www.times-standard.com/ci_23...-after-palmdale-boy-8-dies?source=most_viewed Mom, boyfriend held after Palmdale boy, 8, dies A Palmdale couple has been arrested after the woman's 8-year-old son died after being rushed to the hospital with burns and a broken skull and ribs. A neighbor, Claudia Sergoviano, told KCAL-TV that whenever she saw the boy he was covered in bruises. :banghead: Rest in Peace, Gabriel, play with angels.