A couple charged in the starvation death of their 9-year-old son were ordered Thursday to stand trial on charges of criminal homicide after a hearing in which a police detective described discovering the child’s decomposing body.
A mother and grandparents accused of starving and abusing a 7-year-old, who was described as looking like a human skeleton when he was found, were in court this afternoon in Mercer County.
A Mercer County mother and grandparents are facing a long list of charges after a young boy was found beaten and nearly starved to death, reportedly capturing and eating insects for nourishment.
The mother accused of locking up her 6-year-old twins and nearly starving them was sentenced to 14-50 years in prison Friday.
A Point Marion couple accused in the starving death of their 15-month-old daughter appeared in court this morning for a preliminary hearing.
A man accused of starving his dog to death was in court today. The pit bull was found dead outside of the home of 26-year-old Lawrence Lecote’s parents in Lincoln-Larimer.