Name: Jesse Weaver.
Died: July 8, 2007.
Age at death: 11.
Cause of death: Medical neglect.
Location: Lincoln County, Colorado, USA.
Disability: Mental illness.
Jesse’s mother abruptly withdrew his psychiatric medication. Jesse committed suicide about three weeks later.
Perpetrator: Traci Weaver (Mother); Wade Weaver (Father). Department of Social Services concluded that they were responsible for emotional abuse, medical neglect, and failure to protect Jesse.