Roberta Evers

Berta, right front on Denis' lap.

6-year-old Roberta "Berta" Evers, sexually abused as a preschooler, adopted by Dennis and Sandy Evers, was restrained in her bed, covered with bruises, when found dead from choking on her own vomit. She was adopted after her 2 bio brothers were adopted by Evers.
Date: 1998-06-13
Placement type: Adoption
Type of abuse: Lethal neglect
Abuser: Adoptive father, Adoptive mother


Bayfield, Colorado
United States
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DocumentDatesort icon
Suffer the Children2000-07-27
Pair finish abuse sentences 2000-07-01
Couple's jail terms delayed1999-08-05
Time line in death of child disputed1999-05-11
Mom, dad face trial in abuse case Daughter, 6, was tied to her bed 1998-11-15
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