Children in care of Wanda Sue Larson and Dorian Harper

An 11-year-old boy in foster care with Wanda Sue Larson and Dorian Harper was found on the porch in his underwear, handcuffed and a dead chicken tied around his neck. Wanda Sue Larson and Dorian Harper also had four adopted children which were underfed, and regularly chained to pieces of rail road. Larson was a supervisor for the Union County Department of Social Services, North Carolina.
Date: 2013-11-18
Placement type: Adoption
Type of abuse: Non-lethal physical abuse, Non-lethal neglect, Non-lethal deprivation
Abuser: Adoptive mother
Home schooling: yes


Monroe, North Carolina
United States
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Documentsort iconDate
Abuse Allegation in Wanda Sue Larson's Past2014-03-11
Child found with dead chicken around neck: Foster parents ask for attorneys during court appearance2013-11-18
North Carolina child found cuffed with dead chicken around neck2013-11-18
State accused of ignoring signs of abuse of handcuffed Union boy2013-12-13
State Finds Major Problems In Union County Child Welfare Program2014-03-06
Union County Division of Social Services Child Welfare Program Evaluation Report 2014-03-05


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