Brenda was just 4 years old when she was murdered by her mother and stepfather.
Brenda had been choked to death. An autopsy found that Brenda had been
tied, beaten, burned and bitten for month's on a regular basis, prior to
her death. Her body was bruised from head to toe,
as cuts, punctures, burns and bite marks. There were
squirrels in the room and the medical examiner believes
many of the wounds were bites from the squirrels.
mother and stepfather said they did it to train her not to wet the bed.
jury has voted to indict both Elizabeth Leftwich Jessie ,19 and Kenneth
Ray Jessie, 34, on murder, felony homicide, and abuse charges.
MARCH 25, 1998.....Both Elizabeth and Kenneth have been sentenced to 50
years in prison.
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