Joshua Pinckney

2 year old adopted from Guatemala, died from multiple blows to his head. Allegedly killed by his mother's married, live in boyfriend Christopher Brian Gilreath, a convicted rapist. Mother Miriam Pinckney pled to a cruelty to children charge. An adopted toddler girl (Maria, also from Guatemala) was removed from the home. The children's father was living in another state, and now has custody of the girl.
Date: 2009-02-13
Placement type: Adoption
Type of abuse: Lethal physical abuse
Abuser: Other non-family member


Cumming, Georgia
United States
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Defense blames mom2010-08-26
Cumming man convicted in toddler murder2010-08-26
Cumming man convicted in death of boy, 22010-08-26
Expert: Child suffered head trauma2010-08-25
Child's mother takes stand2010-08-23
Testimony continues2010-08-20
Trial begins in 2009 death of child2010-08-18
Bond set for suspect in tot's death2009-05-31
Bluffton man's 2-year-old son killed; sex offender charged2009-02-18
Sex offender charged in Forsyth child's death2009-02-16
First court appearance for accused killer2009-02-16
Sex offender held in killing of 2-year-old2009-02-15
Sex offender charged with beating 2-year-old to death2009-02-14
Forsyth Child Death2009-02-14
Forsyth Toddler Death Called Suspicious2009-02-13
2-Year-Old's Death 'Suspicious' Say Deputies2009-02-13
Sex Offender Registry information - rape conviction1996-03-21


What a sad story.


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