Name: Arthur “Gary” Pelham.
Died: January 5, 2015.
Age at death: 66.
Cause of death: Neglect.
Location: Jonesboro, Georgia, USA.
Disability: Bipolar disorder, schizophrenia.
Gary’s caregiver locked him outside the house during a January ice storm and would not let him back inside. In ten hours, he was dead.
Mr. Pelham was a military veteran.
Perpetrator: Dale El Smith (Paid caregiver), convicted of murder, sentenced to life.
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