Sherill Small, a foster mother in Austin, Texas has been charged with beating toddler Alexandria Hill to death after she was placed in her care because social services found her biological parents smoking pot.
Five-year-old boy 'said sorry as he was battered to death against a gate by his stepdad after losing his trainer in a park'
A teenage babysitter beat and tortured a two-year-old girl to death on his 15th birthday, a court heard yesterday. Demi-Leigh Mahon appeared to have been punched repeatedly, bitten and kicked in the head by the boy, it is alleged. She was found under a quilt with 68 injuries when her mother Ann-Marie McDonald returned to her flat from a visit to the shops. She died the next day.
20 years for wife who stood by as husband beat toddler to death