Name: Zain Syed Akhter.
Died: July 19, 2010.
Age at death: 5.
Name: Faryaal Rashid Akhter.
Died: July 20, 2010.
Age at death: 2.
Disability: Developmental delay; her mother thought she also had autism.
Cause of death: Murder.
Location: Dallas, Texas, USA.
Zain and Faryaal’s mother tried to make them drink bathroom cleaner; when they wouldn’t do it, she strangled them.
Perpetrator: Saiqa Akhter (Mother), not guilty by reason of insanity; hospitalized.
Source: Zain and Faryaal Akhter