Emma Mei Alvey (Mei Fu Ping)


20 month girl Adopted from Huangmei, Hubei Province, China by Phillip and Jennifer Alvey, was shaken to death by her adoptive mother 8 months after the adoption. Emma had a skull fracture and died Oct 24, 2005. In September she got 13 stitches from a separate injury. Her mother pleaded guilty. Jennifer was sentenced to 1 year in prison,14 years probation.
Date: 2005-10-19
Placement type: Adoption
Type of abuse: Lethal physical abuse
Abuser: Adoptive mother



Spring Hill, Tennessee
United States
See map: Google Maps
DocumentDatesort icon
Mom to serve one year in child's death2009-01-20
Judge removes himself from child's homicide case 2008-09-30
Mother enters plea in adopted baby death2008-06-25
Spring Hill mother pleads guilty in child's death2008-06-24
Child Maltreatment, Child Abuse Fatalities Among Internationally Adopted Children2007-11-01
What's on the Web 2006-02-22
Mom on toddler's death: 'I didn't plan to hurt Emma'2006-02-10
Mother charged in death of adopted daughter2005-12-14
Details of child slaying case remain sketchy2005-12-14
Mother Charged in Death of Adopted Child.2005-12-14
Mother charged in adopted girl's death 2005-12-14
Spring Hill mother charged with murder in child's death2005-12-13
Tennessee woman indicted in death of adopted child from China.2005-12-13
Procedure for adoptions can be tedious 2005-12-13
Spring Hill Mother Indicted on Murder Charges2005-12-13
Neighbor says mother 'hysterical' over injury 2005-12-13
Obituary - Emma Mei Alvey 2005-10-26


Pound Pup Legacy