Slain 8-Year-Old Alleged Horrific Abuse in Her Diary

Slain Chicago girl detailed abuse in diary; grandmother convicted

CHICAGO – A Chicago woman has been convicted in the 2013 torture and abuse killing of her 8-year-old granddaughter. The Chicago Sun-Times reports a Cook County judge convicted 55-year-old Helen Ford of first-degree murder in Gizzell Ford’s death Thursday after finding overwhelming evidence she had tortured and killed the youngster.

Slain 8-Year-Old Alleged Horrific Abuse in Her Diary Before She Was Found Dead: ‘I Hate This Life’  Click here to read