Couple Charged With Homicide After Ravenous Daughter Died From Dehydration And Malnutrition
A pair has been detained and charged for homicide after their under-fed five-year-old daughter who weighed half a stone died from dehydration and mal-nourishment.
Jerrail Mickens, 31, and Porscha Mickens, 29, who dwell close to Buford, Georgia, US took their daughter Kylie Mickens to hospital on June 7.
Employees at Northeast Georgia Medical Middle Braselton contacted the police in regards to the baby who was unresponsive resulting from her situation and low weight.
She was then flown to Youngsters’s Healthcare of Atlanta – Scottish Ceremony Hospital.
Cops launched an investigation the following day after Kiley died.
The four-month probe included interviews, a search of the Mickens’ residence and an post-mortem on Kylie.
The post-mortem in early October discovered Kylie died from dehydration and malnutrition resulting from medical neglect.
Her demise was thought of a homicide and her dad and mom have been arrested.
After her demise, her grandmother posted a message on Fb searching for donations for her burial.
In her put up, the girl wrote that her granddaughter was born with ‘a uncommon situation’ and was solely anticipated to dwell two years.
“Nonetheless we skilled a real miracle and have been in a position to take pleasure in 5 years together with her,” the put up learn.
Each Jerrail and Porscha Mickens remained on the Corridor County Jail with out bond on Wednesday, October 28.