Jennifer Barnes Adopted a Child — Then Shoved Feces in His Mouth, Stuck Toothbrush in Anus.
Jennifer Barnes, 39, of Gilbert, adopted a little boy. She then allegedly committed some of the most depraved acts of child abuse we’ve ever heard of. They involve feces, a toothbrush, and the boy’s anus. The kicker: as has been the case in several recent Valley child abuse cases, Child Protective Services has a file on Barnes — yet, her adopted 10-year-old son remained in her custody until her arrest yesterday afternoon. Read more: Phoenix NewTimes