Joshua Mendoza

Photo of Joshua Mendoza, a small boy with wild, curly dark brown hair.Name: Joshua Jacob Mendoza.
Died: February 10, 2012.
Age at death: 13.
Cause of death: Malnutrition.
Location: Summerville, South Carolina, USA.
Disability: Tuberous Sclerosis.

Joshua’s parents are charged with murder after he starved to death.

Case status:
Kimberly Love (Mother), charged with murder.
Jason Buckley (Stepfather); charged with murder.

Coroner: Severe malnutrition led to 13-year-old boy’s death
Years of neglect alleged in Joshua Mendoza’s death