Name: Makeisha Maynard.
Died: February 9, 2020.
Age at death: 8.
Cause of death: Traumatic injury.
Location: Caroni, Trinidad and Tobago.
Makeisha knew her numbers, colors, and shapes, but had trouble writing. Her mother and father were separated, and her mother had left her father because he was abusive; but she was unable to get Makeisha out of the house.
Makeisha’s father beat her to death with a cutlass because she wet the bed. He hung himself the next day.