Lakesha Victor

Photo of Lakesha Victor, a girl with a gap-toothed smile. Her head leans against a headrest.Name: Lakesha Victor.
Died: August 20, 2006.
Age at death: 10.
Cause of death: Neglect.
Location: Hinckley, Minnesota, USA.
Disability: Cerebral palsy, autism, epilepsy.

Lakesha was starved to death by her mother and her mother’s boyfriend.

Perpetrator: Ludusky Sue Hotchkiss (Mother), manslaughter, sentenced to 32 months; Ti-Heim Darrien Coston (Caregiver, mother’s boyfriend), charged with neglect, theft, and failure to report.

Source: Mom Starved Disabled Daughter to Death, Say Cops