Linda Helton

A gravestone. It reads: Linda Sue Helton, July 29, 1940 to January 6, 1986. At rest.Name: Linda Sue Helton.
Died: January 6, 1986.
Age at death: 46.
Cause of death: Gunshot.
Location: Precott, Arkansas, USA.
Disability: Intellectual disability.

Linda was allegedly shot by her mother, who called it a “mercy killing”.

Case status:
Esther Helton (Mother); charged with murder.

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