Turning A Blind Eye On Child Abuse? 3-Year-Old Girl Killed By Stepdad After Mom, Neighbors Ignored His Violent Ways
April 6, 2018 13:54
The arrest of a 32-year-old New Yorker on murder and assault charges, after the death of his 3-year-old stepdaughter, has revived conversations around domestic violence and sexual abuse.
Evidence of sexual abuse
The man, Marc Jenkins, had called 911 after his stepdaughter, Bella, passed out from blunt force trauma to her abdomen. When the police arrived to their residence in Queen, they found her unresponsive.