Kenneth Coombes

Black and white photo of Kenneth Coombes, a young man with curly hair, glasses, and fair skin.Name: Kenneth Coombes.
Died: January 9, 2018 (Body found; died 12 years earlier).
Age at death: 87.
Cause of death: Murder.
Location: Reddish, Stockport, Greater Manchester, England, UK.
Disability: Disabled elder.

Details:
Kenneth’s daughter battered him to death with a shovel, then buried him and posed as his caregiver for the next twelve years until she finally confessed to police.

He was a World War Two veteran who served in the RAF.

Perpetrator: Barbara Coombes (Daughter), pleaded guilty to manslaughter by diminished responsibility, sentenced to 9 years in prison.

Source:
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Bhram Devi

No PhotoName: Bhram Kaur Devi.
Died: January 2018.
Age at death: 82.
Cause of death: Abuse.
Location: Shahjahanpur, Uttar Pradesh, India.
Disability: Stroke; mobility impairment.

Details:
Bhram went missing, and was found dead. Some time later, a video surfaced on social media showing her son beating her. He was arrested on suspicion of causing her death.

Perpetrator: Jogendra Chaudhary (Son), charged with voluntarily causing hurt, wrongful restraint, assault, and culpable homicide.

Source: Rajasthan teacher booked for assaulting bedridden mother

56-year-old man

No PhotoName Unknown.
Died: December 31, 2017.
Age at death: 56.
Cause of death: Murder.
Location: Agios Nikolaos, Crete, Greece.
Disability: Paraplegic.

Details:
This 56-year-old man was drenched in gasoline and burned alive by his son. His wife was also attacked, but got away before the killer was able to light the fire.

Perpetrator: His 35-year-old son (arrested, charged with attempted murder and arson).

Source:
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Irene Strandt

No PhotoName: Irene Strandt.
Died: December 17, 2017.
Age at death: 81.
Cause of death: Neglect.
Location: Everett, Washington, USA.
Disability: Dementia.

Details:
Irene, who had advanced dementia, had outlived all of her children but one–the son she lived with. When she fell and broke her hip, he left her on the floor for five days with her ankles tied with a purple sweater. When she was finally taken to the hospital, she was in bad shape, and died of an infection seventeen days later.

Perpetrator: Kenneth Strandt (Son), charged with first-degree manslaughter.

Source:
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Ninon Hardie

No PhotoName: Ninon “Nina” Hardie.
Died: December 6, 2017.
Age at death: 72.
Cause of death: Murder.
Location: Scarborough, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Disability: Mobility impaired; used two canes.

Details:
Nina was murdered by her son.

Perpetrator: Christopher Hardie (Son), charged with second-degree murder.

Source:
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William Brownlee Sr.

Photo of William Brownlee, an older African-American man, wearing a gray shirt. Someone off to the left of the photo has their arm around him.Name: William “Earl” Brownlee Sr.
Died: November 23, 2017.
Age at death: 62.
Cause of death: Murder.
Location: West Point, Mississippi, USA.
Disability: Unspecified; unable to leave his bed.

Details:
Earl’s daughter-in-law set his bed on fire. He burned to death.

He had seven brothers and sisters. He liked to eat candy and loved the outdoors.

Perpetrator: Latoria Brownlee (Daughter-in-law), charged with capital murder.

Source:
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William Dubois

No PhotoName: William Dubois.
Died: October 14, 2017.
Age at death: 91.
Cause of death: Abuse.
Location: Sun City West, Arizona, USA.
Disability: Alzheimer’s disease.

Details:
William was beaten by his daughter; when he died from blunt-force trauma, he had twenty-six broken ribs in different stages of healing.

Perpetrator: Susan Marcinco (Daughter), charged with manslaughter.

Source:
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(Ms.) Liu

No PhotoName: Liu (First name unknown).
Died: October 8, 2017.
Age at death: 77.
Cause of death: Murder.
Location: Kwai Chung, Hong Kong.
Disability: Chronic illness (heart and kidney disease; arthritis), wheelchair user.

Details:
Ms. Liu’s son decided it was “too tough” to take care of her, so he stabbed her to death.

Perpetrator: Mr. Lee (Son), charged with murder.

Source:
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Jayashreeben Nathwani

Photo of Jayashreeben Nathwani, an elderly woman with light skin and brown hair, wearing a red nightshirt decorated with flowers. She is being supported by someone from behind. The image is indistinct and blurry.Name: Jayashreeben Nathwani.
Died: September 27, 2017.
Age at death: 64.
Cause of death: Murder.
Location: Rajkot, Gujarat, India.
Disability: Mobility impaired due to stroke.

Details:
Jayashree had been bedbound for two months after a stroke. Her son, who cared for her, grew tired of doing so. He took her to the roof terrace of their building and threw her off, trying to pass it off as a suicide. But someone sent an anonymous letter to the police, urging them to investigate further. Police found a CCTV video revealed that Jayashree did not have the mobility to get over the railing of the terrace herself, and her son was arrested for murder.

Perpetrator: Sandeep Nathwani (Son), arrested.

Source:
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Swarna Kapoor

Photo of Swarna Kapoor. She has dark brown hair and fair skin, and is wearing yellow and red. She is wearing glasses and has a dark-red bindi on her forehead.Name: Swarna Kapoor.
Died: September 26, 2017.
Age at death: 62.
Cause of death: Murder.
Location: New Delhi, India.
Disability: Mobility impaired.

Details:
When Swarna saw her daughter-in-law hitting her grandchildren, she stepped in and tried to protect the children. Her daughter-in-law grew angry and bludgeoned her to death with her own walker.

Perpetrator: Kanchan Kapoor (Daughter-in-law), chraged with murder.

Source:
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