Hildred Thomas Gasaway

9 months old boy adopted by Lillie May Caldwell Gasaway was beaten to death by her, two more adopted children were assaulted. Salient detail: she adopted a fourth child while awaiting trial on the murder charge.
Date: 1979-09-01
Placement type: Adoption
Type of abuse: Lethal physical abuse
Abuser: Adoptive mother

Location

Washington, District Of Columbia
United States
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Documentsort iconDate
Adoption questioned1980-10-19
Adoptive Mother of 4 Gets Nine to 30 Years In Child Murder, Abuse1981-01-23
Agency Took Two Babies From Accused Mother1979-09-28
Grand Jury Investigates Adoption1980-10-18
NW Woman Charged With Murder in Death Of Adopted Baby Boy1979-09-26
Woman sentenced1981-01-23
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Location

Pound Pup Legacy