Name: Daniel Corby.
Died: March 31, 2012.
Age at death: 4.
Cause of death: Murder.
Location: San Diego, California, USA.
Daniel’s mother drowned him in the bathtub. She said she had killed him because he was autistic, she was sick of taking care of him, and she had gone $70,000 into debt for autism treatment.
Perpetrator: Patricia Corby (mother) pleaded guilty to second-degree murder and was sentenced to 15 years to life.
Source: Daniel Corby