A mother who was being attacked by her boyfriend with a knife held up their one-year-old son to act as a human shield, police say. Devin Juan Wilkes, 24, from Jacksonville, Florida, was beating his 22-year-old girlfriend with his fists before picking up a knife. When Sheena Hunter grabbed their son in the hope he wouldn’t attack his own child, Wilkes allegedly threw the baby face first on to the floor and continued to attack the victim. READ MORE HERE
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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