03-01-2010, 09:24 AM #1
NC - Josiah, 2, & Gabriel Hawthorne, 1, die in house fire, Charlotte, 28 Feb 2010
Why did this witch even have custody of these precious babies after all the trouble she had been in?! I am glad that two of the babies survived.
RIP Josiah and Gabriel.
ETA: A more detailed story
Last edited by Kymistry35; 03-01-2010 at 09:42 AM.Happy New Years
03-02-2010, 07:27 PM #2Happy New Years
03-04-2010, 11:58 AM #3
Another case of where the system failed these children and it breaks my heart. I am so sick of hearing of preventable deaths. This is very close to where I live in NC.
RIP Sweet Angels
03-04-2010, 02:24 PM #4But neighbor Johnny Smith said he occasionally watched Josiah and wasn’t surprised to hear the children were left alone.
“This is not the first time that I know of that they leave them by themselves,” Smith told WBTV.
The neighbor knew she left her kids alone and didn't report her?
03-04-2010, 02:30 PM #5Former Member
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10-26-2015, 11:37 AM #6
From June 2011:
Orgal Opata was sentenced Thursday to at least 10 years in prison for killing her two sons, who died in a fire at their home in west Charlotte in February 2010.
Opata, who pleaded guilty to two counts of involuntary manslaughter, had left her children at home alone when a kerosene heater sparked the fire...
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