Name: Robert Libby.
Died: November 19, 2016.
Age at death: 94.
Cause of death: Neglect.
Location: South Windsor, Connecticut, USA.
Disability: Dementia, frail elder.
Robert’s son was supposed to care for him; instead he neglected his father, depriving him of food, water, and medical care, while he spent Robert’s disability payments on himself. Robert died of starvation in a filthy house.
Robert was a military veteran.
Perpetrator: James Libby (Son), pleaded no contest to first-degree manslaughter, sentenced to seven years in prison and ten years of parole.
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