Boy, 8, died protecting sister, 7, from his mom’s child-molester ex, grandmother says

The grandmother of an 8-year-old young man who police said was defeated to death by this mother’ s ex-boyfriend told Fox 40 that the boy died safeguarding his sister from his single mother’s child-molester ex-boyfriend.

Deandre Chaney Junior., 23, attacked Dante Daniels having a hammer and lighter fluid, Sibel 40 reported, citing a unlawful complaint. Chaney, a reported chaotic two-strike felon and sex culprit, beat Dante in the early morning hrs of Sept. 1, while executing a lewd act on his 7-year-old sister, authorities said. The child died six days later.

Authorities said Chaney, at 1 point, turned the hammer a good knife on the girl and the mom, who was reportedly out at the time of the particular incident. Brown told Fox forty that the 7-year-old girl is fine, yet will likely never see out of the girl left eye again.

“ Trying to conserve his sister from this child molester, ” Monique Brown, the boy’ s grandmother said. “ Plus that’ s why he had been beat the worst. ”

Brown known as her grandson a hero. The girl said the boy was defeated with a hammer “ down to their spine. ”

“ They couldn’ capital t save his brain, ” the girl said.

Dante never made it to their second day of third quality at Oakridge Elementary in Southern Sacramento, the report said.

Chaney has been arraigned on murder, attempted homicide and charged with lewd works with a child under 14.