This is the case a senior Indianapolis investigator has described as the "most sadistic" case he ever investigated in the 35 years he served with the Indianapolis police. This is the story of Sylvia Likens and The Skeleton Lady.
TW: Child Abuse, Extreme Violence, Sexual Abuse
Writer: Josh Lami
http://murderpedia.org/female.B/b/baniszewski.htm https://allthatsinteresting.com/sylvia-likens-gertrude-baniszewski https://www.leagle.com/decision/1970257256ind11257 (court transcripts) https://www.sylvialikens.com/forum/viewforum.php?f=7 (more court
id=fOQxIMXq35sC&printsec=frontcover&source=gbs_ge_summary_r&cad=0#v= onepage&q&f=false (Book on the crimes, House of Evil)