ELK GROVE VILLAGE, Unwell. —
The demise of a three-yr-previous boy within the northwest suburbs has been dominated a murder as authorities examine his mom for attainable “abuse and neglect.”
Steven Figueroa died at his residence Wednesday within the 900 block of Perrie Drive in Elk Grove Village, based on the Prepare dinner County medical expert’s workplace.
An post-mortem Thursday discovered he died of blunt stomach trauma from an assault, and dominated his dying a murder, the medical expert’s workplace stated.
The Illinois Division of Youngster and Household Providers was investigating allegations of abuse and neglect towards the kid’s mom, spokeswoman Veronica Resa stated Thursday. That investigation was ongoing.
(Supply: Solar-Occasions Media Wire – Copyright Chicago Solar-Occasions 2017.)