Michael Guzman

Slightly blurred photo of Michael Guzman, a Caucasian toddler with wispy brown hair, wearing a brown sweater and holding his hand out to the camera.Name: Michael Guzman.
Died: January 22, 2017.
Age at death: 5.
Cause of death: Homicide.
Location: New York City, New York, USA.
Disability: Epilepsy.

Michael Guzman died of a phenobarbital overdose. Considered suspicious from the beginning, Michael’s death was ruled a homicide after six months. His parents have been questioned, but not yet arrested.

Perpetrator: His parents; questioned by police.

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Source: ACS opened 13 cases with family before death of son, 5
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