Hana Williams

Photo of Hana Williams.Name: Hana Grace-Rose Williams (Born Hana Alemu Befekadu).
Died: May 12, 2011.
Age at death: 13.
Cause of death: Fatal abuse.
Location: Sedro-Woolley, Washington, USA.
Disability: Hepatitis B; special-needs adoptee.

Hana’s adoptive parents starved, beat, and abused her. She died of hypothermia and chronic starvation when she was left outside in the cold as punishment.

Perpetrator: Larry Williams (Adoptive father), convicted of manslaughter, sentenced to 28 years; Carri Williams (Adoptive mother), convicted of homicide by abuse, sentenced to 37 years.

Source: Hana Grace-Rose Williams (Hana Alemu Befekadu) and Immanuel Williams