Jennifer Pinder

3-year-old girl adopted by Troy and Rosetta Sweeting was beaten to death by her adoptive father with a belt and a PVC pipe.

The girl had been adopted 3 month prior to her death, from Rosetta Sweeting's terminally ill sister.
Date: 2007-02-25
Placement type: Adoption
Type of abuse: Lethal physical abuse
Abuser: Adoptive father


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