6-year-old female

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Name: Unknown.
Died: October 29, 2015.
Age at death: 6.
Cause of death: Murder.
Location: Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.
Disability: Autism.

Details:
This six-year-old girl was stabbed to death by her mother, who initially tried to blame the girl’s death on strangers forcing their way into her house. But police investigated and found out that the girl’s mother had beaten her several times before and that no one had forced their way into her house or stolen anything.

Perpetrator: Her mother.

Source: Police suspect mother in handicapped girl’s murder

(Boy) Sulpizio

No PhotoName: Unknown. Last name possibly Sulpizio, like his mother’s.
Died: August 6, 2015.
Age at death: 7.
Cause of death: Neglect.
Location: Four Oaks, North Carolina, USA.
Disability: Multiple disabilities; non-verbal, brain injury.

Details:
This seven-year-old boy was neglected by his mother. She kept her own room air-conditioned, but the little boy had to live in a filthy room that reached 95 degrees in the summer heat. He died of neglect.

Perpetrator: Donna Mae Sulpizio (Mother).

Source: Mother indicted following death of handicapped child

Unnamed Baby Boy

No PhotoName: N/A.
Died: July 15, 2015.
Age at death: 3 days.
Cause of death: Murder.
Location: Chongming, Shanghai, China.
Disability: Cleft lip.

Details:
This newborn boy, who may not have been given a name, was killed by his grandfather because he had a cleft lip. His grandfather went to a doctor to get potassium chloride and instructions on how to use it, and then injected the substance into the newborn boy’s head, killing him.

Perpetrator: The baby’s grandfather, surnamed Peng, sentenced to seven years; a doctor surnamed Zhu, who supplied the potassium chloride, sentenced to five years.

Source:
Chinese man kills grandson for being born with a cleft lip
Cleft Lip Stigma Cost Infant His Life

20-year-old male

No PhotoName Unknown.
Died: April 26, 2015.
Age at death: 20.
Cause of death: Murder.
Location: Copenhagen, Denmark.
Disability: Intellectual disability.

Details:
This young man was fatally stabbed in the neck by his younger sister. She told police, “I’ve just always hated him because he has ruined my life.”

Perpetrator: His 15-year-old sister. Ruled not guilty because of mental illness; sent to a psychiatric ward for treatment and eventual release.

Source:
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16-årig pige hadede sin storebror og dræbte ham med kniv
Danish girl killed disabled brother who ‘ruined life’

(Boy) Lin

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Name: Unknown. Surname Lin.
Died: April 22, 2015.
Age at death: 8.
Cause of death: Abuse.
Location: Kaohsiung, Taiwan.
Disability: Cerebral palsy, epilepsy.

Details:
Young Lin’s father was annoyed that his neighbors kept parking their motorcycles outside his house, blocking the wheelchair ramp. One day, drunk and enraged at the neighbors, young Lin’s father went inside, grabbed him in his wheelchair, and, to demonstrate his point that the motorcycles were hazardous, rammed the boy into one of the parked motorcycles. The motorcycle toppled, the wheelchair tipped over, and young Lin suffocated. His father made no attempt to help him.

Perpetrator: His father, also surnamed Lin; convicted of causing the death of a child, sentenced to 7-and-a-half years.

Source: The Father Who Pushed His Own Handicapped Son into Oncoming Traffic, Causing His Death is Sentenced
Jail for man who caused death of disabled son

21-year-old male

No PhotoName: Unknown.
Died: March 23, 2015.
Age at death: 21.
Cause of death: Murder.
Location: Taipei, Taiwan.
Disability: Cerebral palsy, intellectual disability.

Details:
This young man’s father, claiming his family was tired of taking care of him, strangled him to death.

Perpetrator: Ho Chung-ming (Father); charged with homicide.

Source: Man kills son with cerebral palsy out of exhaustion

8-year-old male

No Photo8-year-old male, Name Unknown
Died: Approx. March 15-21, 2015.
Age at death: 8.
Cause of death: Murder.
Location: Amman, Jordan.
Disability: Autism.

Details:
This anonymous 8-year-old boy was murdered by his father, who said he wanted to spare his family the expense and strain of raising an autistic child.

Perpetrator: The boy’s father.

Source: هالي المرضى يروون لـ”الغد” معاناتهم مع ارتفاع كلف التدريس والتأهيل

30-year-old Male

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Name Unknown.
Died: December 20, 2014.
Age at death: 30.
Cause of death: Murder.
Location: Esch-sur-Alzette, Luxembourg.
Disability: Unspecified.

Details:
This man’s brother fatally poisoned him; then he set their apartment on fire. The fire endangered all the other residents of the apartment complex, which had to be evacuated; but there were no other fatalities.

Perpetrator: His brother; charged with murder.

Source:
Two years ago today: Case of fratricide coming before a Luxembourg court
Esch-sur-Alzette: Police treat flat fire as arson
Vorfall vor genau zwei Jahren: Brudermord kommt vor Gericht
Brand in Esch/Alzette: Feuerwehr findet Leiche in ausgebrannter Wohnung