Mount Pleasant, South Carolina (The Weekly Vice) – Charles Lewis Gordon IV, 29, and his wife, Ashley Nicole Gordon, 26, were charged Friday after they allegedly starved their 9-month-old baby to death. According to Mount Pleasant police, officers were called to the couple’s apartment in June after one of the baby’s older siblings found the child unresponsive in his crib.
By the time you finish reading this, 15 children will have been abused; In the next five minutes, 30 more; Within the next hour, 360 more; And by tonight, close to 8,000+ children will have suffered from abuse, 5 of which will die. Child abuse has increased 134% since 1980 and is now considered a worldwide epidemic. The high jump in child abuse deaths and the shocking increase in statistics highlights the frightening lack of public knowledge.
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