Name: Ulysses Stable
Died: November 22, 2006
Age at death: 12
Cause of death: Blood loss.
Location: New York City, New York, USA
Ulysses’s father cut his throat and left him in the bathtub to bleed out. Then he called the police and reported, “I’ve terminated the life of my autistic child.”
Ulysses’s father was sentenced to only three-and-a-half years for the killing.
Solomon, A. (2014). Far from the tree: Parents, children and the search for identity. Scribner Classics.
Autistic Boy Is Slashed to Death and His Father Is Charged