Hannah Rose WenRong Sieferman and Linnea Kai Sieferman
Two 11-year-old girls adopted from China were stabbed by their adoptive mother, Sylvia Sieferman. Hannah was adopted in March 1999 (2.5 yrs) in Nanning; Linnea in Sept 2003 (6 yrs). Sylvia was hospitalized 2 months prior to the event because of her fears she would hurt herself or the girls. After the attempted murder suicide, Sylvia Sieferman, pleaded guilt to 2 counts of attempted murder.
Placement type: Adoption
Type of abuse: Non-lethal physical abuse
Abuser: Adoptive mother
Organizations: Chinese Children Adoption International (CCAI) , and ?
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