Description:An 8-year-old boy was in critical condition on Friday after what deputies were calling an extreme case of child abuse.
Authorities received a call about a child needing help at an apartment in Palmdale around 11 p.m. on Wednesday.
Sheriff’s deputies investigate the alleged abuse of an 8-year-old boy in Palmdale.
The boy was found unconscious, with markings around his ankles suggesting he may have been tied up, police said.(1:28)