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Somer Thompson

Firefighters Let Mom Torch Home Of Man Who Killed Daughter

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 02.13.2015 | Crime

The mother of a girl raped and murdered five years ago was allowed to burn down the house where her daughter was killed. On Thursday afternoon, Die...

9-Year-Old Brother Tells Little Sister's Killer 'You Know You Did This'

AP | Posted 02.04.2012 | Crime

GREEN COVE SPRINGS, Fla. -- Minutes after a man pleaded guilty to kidnapping, raping and murdering 7-year-old Somer Thompson, who was dumped in a tras...

Child's Body Found, Believed To Be Somer Thompson

AP | RON WORD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

ORANGE PARK, Fla. — Authorities say they have not identified a child's body they found Wednesday in a landfill while searching for a missing 7-y...

A Plea for Somer's Family, and Some Shared Humanity

Lisa Cohen | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Lisa Cohen

The news of Somer Thompson is one of those horrible stories, made worse by the inevitable media onslaught. But, that onslaught also allows for strangers to connect in shared humanity.