Wednesday, February 11, 2009

Alexis Glover: an update

Manassas, Virginia - In this update on the death of 13-year-old Alexis Glover, Inside Nova reports that Alexis' mother, Alfreedia Gregg-Glover, allegedly "dumped her adopted daughter—who was possibly still alive—in [the] freezing creek and then made up a story about the girl running away". As conveyed in previous FRIDA posts, the body of Alexis Glover, who is said to have had been autistic, was found in a creek on Friday 9 January, 2009.

According to the report, police think that Alexis may have had some kind of medical emergency on the morning of January 7 and that Ms Gregg-Glover "did not get her proper medical attention." Ms Gregg-Glover was released from jail on Monday (January 9) after the court granted her a $5,000 bond on the child neglect charge. The full story is here ...

See also Social workers, strangers, honor alexis glover.