Sergio Pelico

 

Age: 10

 

Summary: fifth-grade student at Armand Bayou Elementary School in Houston, Texas who was found hanged from a bunk bed in his bedroom while he was apparently mimicking the execution of former Iraqi leader Saddam Hussein after he had watched TV news with his uncle on December 30, 2006 and asked about Saddam's death.

 

 

Cause of Death: Asphyxiation by hanging

 

Born: April 28, 1996

 

Died: December 31, 2006

 

Location: Houston, Texas