She was a local girl, Julia Connors, 12, a student at PS 4 and a Confirmation candidate at Our Lady of Victory Catholic Church.
Her slaying was a pathological slaughter. She had been stripped and raped, and her tiny body – 5 feet and 70 pounds – had been treated like a pin cushion, stabbed more than 40 times.
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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