Monique Johnson

No PhotoName: Monique Johnson.
Died: February 12, 2014.
Age at death: 37.
Cause of death: Fatal neglect.
Location: Sacramento, California, USA.
Disability: Developmentally disabled; mobility impaired; non-verbal.

Details:
Monique died of severe neglect, dehydration, and starvation, weighing only 37 pounds. Her mother and sister took the money the state gave them to care for her, refusing offers of help.

Perpetrator: Sheila Johnson (Mother), pleaded no contest to second-degree murder, sentenced to 15 years to life; Ravetra Jones (Sister), pleaded no contest to involuntary manslaughter and fraud, sentenced to 4 years 8 months.

Source:
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