Amy Dye

9-year-old girl adopted by Kimberly Dye was murdered by her 18-year-old adoptive brother. Several reports about abuse had been ignored by Kentucky authorities.
Date: 2011-02-07
Placement type: Adoption
Type of abuse: Lethal physical abuse
Abuser: Non-adopted sibling


Trenton, Kentucky
United States
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Western Kentucky teen gets 50-year sentence in murder of adopted sister, Amy Dye2012-01-11
Beshear orders release of state records on child abuse, neglect deaths 2011-11-30
Kentucky's child protection system under scrutiny after girl's murder2011-11-26
Todd County judge sentences brother to 50 years in 9-year-old's death2011-11-24
Amy Dye led troubled life2011-11-23
Judge: Social workers ignored reports of abuse before slaying of 9-year-old 2011-11-08
Amy Dye, Missing Ky. Girl, Found Dead; Teenager Charged with Murder2011-02-07

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