The caseworker probing abuse allegations involving Zymere Perkins closed the case because she was more interested in getting a promotion.
Bree Coates recalls the ice cream clutched in Zymere Perkins’ tiny hand last year, the grin spread across the little boy’s beaming face.
During Gladys Carrion’s tenure at ACS, the agency has come under fire several times.
The city reassigned five child welfare workers who handled investigations into the troubled family of 6-year-old Zymere Perkins.
By the time his mother carried his severely abused, malnourished body into a Harlem hospital emergency room, six-year-old Zymere Perkins was already dead.