It was neglect and the state intervened. Odyssey Harbor - the treatment home where he died filed for chapter 11 and had to close.
But just because the authorities cleaned up after this tragedy, it doesn't change the fact that a family lost their son. A life of a boy ended too soon.
May he rest in peace.
- Facility to sell off its assets Closed children's home files for Chapter 11 (Fort Worth Star-Telegram - June 20, 1996)
- Victims in the 1990s (Forntis Wiki)