CHINESE KEPT THEIR SON IN CAGE FOR SECURITY MEASURES
- Way Yun, 23, has spent all his life in a wooden cage, The Huffington Post reports and publishes photos of the young man.
As the step-mother of the man tells, the parents had left him alone long ago and when they returned their son had got boiling water on him and was injured. After that his father decided to solve the security issue once and for all by locking him in a cage.
The young man has never communicated with other young people, has not gone to school. Moreover, he has not even learned to walk and crawls like a child and makes weird noises.
His mother sometimes takes him out of the cage to bathe him.
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