Elsie Scully-Hicks

Photo of a baby with pale skin and wispy blonde hair. She is smiling.Name: Elsie Scully-Hicks.
Died: May 29, 2016.
Age at death: 18 months.
Cause of death: Fatal abuse.
Location: Llandaff, Wales, UK.
Disability: Developmental delay.

Details:
Adopted at ten months, Elsie was beaten and shaken to death by her adoptive father eight months later, only two weeks after the adoption was finalized.

Perpetrator: Matthew Scully-Hicks (Adoptive father), convicted of murder.

Source:
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