A La Feria parent is facing heinous charges, accused in the brutal beating of his 3-year-old stepson.

Adolfo Garza turned himself into police and was issued a $100,000 bond today.

Authorities say the child was found with severe injuries to the head and one eye while in his care.

The 3-year-old is currently in stable condition.

Child protective services now has custody of three minors in that household.

As for the mother, she may face criminal charges and risks losing custody of her children.