Apparently rehab is only for the rich and famous. Another police-blotter story, a little farther north:
The people in these articles have done horrible things, but they are not animals. Furthermore the kid's parents are not mentioned at all, and without information any attack on them is baseless.
I'm always disturbed by how easily people can reclassify others as subhuman, and how often they assume that [fill-in-the-blank undesirables] constitute a static group that can be eliminated with no effect on nice people like them. Eugenics: Now that's Pure Michigan.