Desi was just 3 years old when she was beaten to death by her
because the little girl took candy from a dish without permission.
she beat Desi, the poor little child lay shaking in the hallway, her mother
put her in the shower trying to wake her up. She later called police when
she thought little Desi stopped breathing. When the police arrived they
found Desi dead on a couch. Little Desi has about 100 scars from new and
old injuries, including burns and broken bones.
showed that Desi had been struck multiple times, she also had what appeared
marks from an extension cord, and burns from a cigarette lighter. Her mother
admitted to hitting little Desi in the chest.
Irving, 29 years old was charged with first degree murder.
Mildred was sentenced to 40 years in prison.
the trial she admitted beating little
with an electrical cord, twisting one of her arms until
and hitting her in the abdomen so hard that her liver was lacerated.
found that little Desi had suffered about a dozen broken
and multiple cigarette burns. She was also malnourished.
adopt a guardian angel for Desi
on the angel
can light a candle