Girl adopted by Paul Lavoe
Teenaged girl from Ghana was adopted by her relative Paul Lavoe and his wife, Amanda. She, along with Lavoe's biological daughter was beaten with electrical cords. The girls were homeschooled so that they could care for younger siblings.
Placement type: Adoption
Type of abuse: Non-lethal physical abuse
Abuser: Adoptive father
Home schooling: yes
See map: Google Maps
|Milwaukee man charged with beating teen daughters, human trafficking||2012-05-02|