Andrew Ibarra, Andrew Haley, Tyler Donovan, Kenneth Shoemaker, James S and Michael M.

23-month-old Andrew Ibarra was in foster care with Cynthia Jackson, who beat him to death. He had a brain hemorrhage, a broken rib and other injuries. Five other foster children, Andrew Haley, Tyler Donovan, Kenneth Shoemaker, James S and Michael M. were also abused. Most of those children had suffered broken bones. Children had been removed from the home due to suspected abuse prior to Andrew's death.
Date: 2000-07-19
Placement type: Foster care
Type of abuse: Non-lethal physical abuse, Lethal physical abuse
Abuser: Foster mother


Organizations: California Department of Social Services , San Bernardino County social services

Post placement

Organizations: Riverside County


Riverside, California
United States
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Life term in tot's death2003-12-11
She murdered one child in her care and endangered seven others, the panel determines.2003-11-13
Doctor: Child fatally abused2003-11-05
Children tell court about ex-foster mom2003-10-30
System didn't share history of foster home. Officials vow changes. 2000-08-08
Boy's mother mourns in anger2000-08-08
County told of foster mother2000-07-26
Biological mother had suspicions : Estrella Ibarra said her social workers "never paid attention to anything I said." 2000-07-22
Foster mother faces new charges2000-07-22
Share of pain and tears2000-01-02

RIP Andrew!

RIP, Andrew! shame on cps for not doing their job to check up on this monster! I hope she gets tortured to death there are some really sick people in this world.


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