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CPS worker in 2012 Dyess toddler death charged with evidence tampering: Abilene, Texas, police have ... #airforce

CPS worker in 2012 Dyess toddler death charged with evidence tampering: Abilene, Texas, police have ... #airforce

Abilene, Texas, police have charged a former state child protective services worker with tampering with evidence in the case of a toddler found dead at her Dyess Air Force Base home nearly two years ago. Martha Keil Whitaker, 58, was a CPS regional director in Abilene for the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services when 22-month-old Tamryn Klapheke died from malnutrition and dehydration in August 2012. Two months later, Abilene police announced it was investigating allegations CPS workers tried to alter, destroy or conceal evidence in the case. The agency had opened — and closed — three investigations into the Klapheke family before Tamryn’s death. The third CPS case was closed without a required home visit and supervisor approval just days before the toddler died. CPS employees were allegedly told by supervisors not to cooperate with law enforcement, Abilene po...

Full article: http://www.airforcetimes.com/article/20140728/NEWS06/3072...

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