The boys' mothers are sisters, Jessica Romero
, mother of Edwin, and Rolena Romero, mother of Jesse.
begged them to do more" and talked to other doctors about her son's injuries, Leland said.
Jessica works for Cox Communications in Phoenix.
The relatives began to share a home when Rolena Romero moved with son Jesse to Phoenix in September 2007 to be closer to Jessica and nephew Edwin, who had moved there in 2005.