5-year-old girl

No PhotoName Unknown.
Died: February 19, 2018.
Age at death: 5.
Cause of death: Strangulation.
Location: Seoul, South Korea.
Disability: Developmental disability, speech delay.

This five-year-old girl’s mother allegedly strangled her while doing an exorcism ritual to try to cure the developmental disability that was causing her daughter’s speech delay.

Case status:
Her mother, surnamed Choi, age 37, arrested on suspicion of murder.

Mother kills 5-year-old daughter in exorcism rite, police say