12 year old girl adopted by Sandra Parker was brutalized kept chained and starving in the basement. She was also abused by 2 older, also-adopted, siblings. All 3 were special needs children.
Placement type: Adoption
Type of abuse: Non-lethal physical abuse
Abuser: Adoptive mother, Adopted sibling
LocationGrand Rapids, Michigan
See map: Google Maps
|Judge gives adoptive mom maximum sentence for abuse||2004-04-15|
|Jury pins abuse squarely on mom||2004-02-21|