12-year-old dies, parents accused of abuse

July 20, 2008 7:51:25 PM PDT
Authorities are investigating the death of a 12-year-old boy in south suburban Crete.The boys parents are accused of abusing him.

The Department of Children and Family Services says they have had prior contact with the family. Eight other children have been taken from the home and are now in protective custody.

As of Sunday night, no one had been charged.