Name: Katherine Mudski.
Died: June 3, 2008.
Age at death: 73.
Cause of death: Neglect.
Location: Flint, Michigan, USA.
Disability: Breast cancer.
Katherine’s son neglected her, and she died from a combination of malnutrition, dehydration, and infected bedsores.
Two years before Katherine’s death, she called a mailman into her home and asked him to help. The mailman called the police, who came to the house, stayed for 13 minutes, and did nothing to help Katherine.
Perpetrator: Christopher A. Mudski (Son), pleaded guilty to manslaughter, sentenced to 316 days time served. Arrested later for similarly neglecting his cousin, who was hospitalized.
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