Dante Daniels, 8, should be hailed as a hero after he tried to protect his sister from a molestation and it cost him his life. On Sept. 1, 2017, Elizabeth Salone, 28, left Dante and his 7-year-old-sister in the care of her ex-boyfriend, Deandre Chaney Jr., 23, while she gave her brother a ride to work in the early morning hours.
While she was away Dante discovered Chaney sexually molesting his little sister and jumped on Chaney to defend his sibling. According to police and court documents, Chaney then picked up a hammer and repeatedly struck and beat little Dante. Police say he then started beating the little girl and even attacked her with a knife