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Resource ID: #11033
Subject: Murders
Source: Sun Herald (Biloxi, Miss.)
Date: Aug 16, 17, Spet 15, 16


The Sun Herald reports that "Three-year-old Unsterria Fortenberry was beaten to death by her mother's live-in boyfriend. Social workers knew of the abuse, but did nothing to prevent it. The child's mother also witnessed the abuse, but did nothing. Unsterria died of her injuries after a brutal attack at her mother's home in August 1994. After her death, nothing was done to provide protection for the slain child's surviving 5 year-old sister."

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