MURRIETA, CA (FOX 11) - A five-year-old boy found badly tortured in his home in Murrieta. His father and live-in-girlfriend accused of child abuse.
Thirty-three-year-old Benjamin Whitten and twenty-five-year-old Jeryn Johnson were arrested on Tuesday.
Murrieta Fire and Rescue went to their house.
They found the five-year-old boy suffering from injuries so severe that he needed immediate medical attention and was then airlifted to a hospital in San Diego.
Police then searched the home which was in a horrible living condition with eleven dogs and two cats.