Long Sentence For West Phila. Woman In Torture-Murder of Godson, 3Nadera Batson, right, and a codefendant were accused in the death of three-year-old Jaquinn Brewton, who was beaten repeatedly and burned with a blowtorch.
Former Caretaker Convicted Of Third Degree Murder In 3-Year-Old’s Torture DeathProsecutor Bridget Kirn, who had argued for first degree, says she will argue for a sentence that still could keep Nadera Batson in prison for the rest of her life.
Philadelphia Couple Held For Trial In Torture Death Of 3-Year-Old BoyWitnesses have detailed the horrific murder of a three-year-old Philadelphia boy who was beaten, burned, and tortured for months before he died last summer.
Funeral Services Held For 3-Year-Old Victim Of Alleged AbuseFuneral services were held Saturday morning for a little boy who police say was tortured daily by his godmother and her boyfriend in West Philadelphia.