Gabriel Poirier was nine years old and had autism. Gabriel passed away on April 18, 2008. Gabriel was wrapped in a weighted blanked for an extended period of time on April 17, 2008, because he was disturbing his class at his school in Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu in Quebec, Canada. Gabriel Poirier died at the hospital the next day from being suffocated by the weighted blanket. His parents are Giles Poirier and Isabelle Lepine.
Links about Gabriel Poirier:
Memorial Webite: GabrielPoirier.com