Name: Omar Omran.
Died: July 10, 2017.
Age at death: 3.
Cause of death: Murder.
Location: Kimmage, Dublin, Ireland.
Omar was stabbed to death by his mother.
Neighbors left flowers, notes, and toys outside his apartment building. One neighbor remembered that Omar used to throw his toys over his balcony, and his neighbor used to bring them back to him.
Perpetrator: Maha Al Adheem (Mother), charged with murder; found not guilty by reason of insanity, committed to mental hospital.
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Name: Elaine O’Hara.
Died: Body found August 21, 2013. Missing August 22, 2012.
Age at death: 39.
Cause of death: Murder.
Location: Killakee Mountain, Dublin, Ireland.
Disability: Depression, borderline personality disorder, asthma, diabetes, dyslexia.
After she returned home from a psychiatric hospitalization, Elaine’s boyfriend stabbed her to death and dumped her body in the mountains, trying to pass it off as a suicide due to Elaine’s mental-health problems. However, police found evidence in their house that showed a long-term history of abuse and manipulation in which her boyfriend had used Elaine’s low self-esteem to keep her trapped. When Elaine’s body was found a year later, her boyfriend was arrested and charged with murder.
Elaine was taking night classes to become a Montessori school teacher.
Perpetrator: Graham Dwyer (Boyfriend), convicted of murder, sentenced to life.
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Name: Evelyn Joel.
Died: January 7, 2006.
Age at death: 59.
Cause of death: Neglect.
Location: Enniscorthy, Ireland.
Disability: Multiple sclerosis.
Evelyn’s family neglected her care. By the time she was hospitalized with multiple infected bedsores, she was too weak to recover when she caught pneumonia.
Perpetrator: Eleanor Joel (Daughter) and Jonathan Costen (Daughter’s husband), convicted of manslaughter; given two-year suspended sentence; sentence overturned.
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