Then Patricia was gone. Today, thanks to her bail, she's allowed to bounce between her mother's and grandmother's houses. But on one condition: She can't use the internet.

The only kid from that yellow house, in fact, who still maintains a social media presence is Jessica. The child, who declined an interview request "because I've had bad experience in talking to reporters," was silent on social media for weeks following the alleged rape.

Only on December 3 did she pick it up. "Girls with smart ass mouths just want a nigga that can tame they ass...," she wrote in her first post in more than a month. "Put her in her place... Have her speechless... Trust me, They like that shit! #REALSHIT."

From left: Lanel Singleton, 18, Dwight Henry, 17, and Jayvon Woolfork, 19, have all been charged with two counts of armed sexual battery and await trial.
Photos from Broward Sheriff's Office
From left: Lanel Singleton, 18, Dwight Henry, 17, and Jayvon Woolfork, 19, have all been charged with two counts of armed sexual battery and await trial.
A Facebook profile of one of the teenaged friends.
A Facebook profile of one of the teenaged friends.

She hasn't returned to school, which still pulses with gossip over the incident, and few have afforded her much compassion. Among the dozens of students interviewed by New Times, not one defended her. Most criticized her, citing her reputation at school. Nor has her family been a source of empathy. According to a police report, Jessica's grandmother warned the authorities that Jessica's mother is a "homeless drug user who will try to take away any benefits [Jessica] may receive as a result of this incident."

Then on a Tuesday afternoon last month, Jessica's grandfather answered the door to the apartment he shares with the child's grandmother. It was black inside. A television faintly played somewhere in the dark. "She brought this on herself," the gap-toothed man said of his granddaughter. "She put herself in harm's way, and that's just how I feel."

He declined to say where Jessica is now. Who's taking care of her? Was she all right?

"She's been put away, and that's all I'll say," he said curtly, shaking his head, and closed the door.

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Slackology
Slackology

Remember what Jesus said.... "Once you go black, you're a single mom."

CITYRIDERRT19
CITYRIDERRT19

Idiocracy is upon us, the idiots keep breeding and look at the children they produce.  Pretty soon it will be polite to address any female as a bitch in public, its obviously already accepted in some circles.  Were all fucked.  These little shits are our future.

racecarfscku
racecarfscku

this is the least coherent article i've ever read. terrible job.

downtownbrown
downtownbrown

White girls with jungle fever?  It rare ends otherwise, but the fantasy of getting back at Daddy is strong.

kenburkett202
kenburkett202

like Robin said I'm stunned that a mom can get paid $4129 in 4 weeks on the computer . look at this site W­ o­ r­ k­ s­ 7­ 7­.­ℭ­O­M­

 
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