Olguin family plead not guilty to molesting nine foster children
A couple and their adult daughter pleaded not guilty to molesting nine foster children on Friday The press company. Authorities did not identify the victims by their full names but said at least five victims have already survived long-term, severe abuse. There are media speculation that two of the children belong to the Turpin family of “house of horrors” Shame.
Foster father in ongoing abuse case Marcelino Olguin, 63, faces charges of indecent assault on a child under the age of 14, indecent assault on a minor under age 14 or 15, false imprisonment and intentional child cruelty. Four girls said they were sexually assaulted, the Riverside County Sheriff’s Office said.
Olguin’s wife pink58, and her daughter lennys37, are both charged with false imprisonment, intentional child cruelty and concealing a witness.
“Regarding the psychological abuse of Victims #3 through #7, the Olguins were told/aware of the egregious lifelong severe abuse inflicted on Victims #3 through #7 by their birth parents before agreeing to encourage them,” one investigator reportedly wrote. The press company pointed out that the initials of two of the foster children in the Olguin case indicated that they may belong to the Turpin family.
And yet the Olguins allegedly subjected the nine children to fruitful abuse. The abuse included hair pulling, being locked in their rooms and being verbally abused, investigators said.
For example, a 5-year-old girl said she was given sleeping pills and then forced to stand on a small, square spot marked with blue tape. the authorities said. The defendants allegedly kept her awake by ringing a bell, splashing water on her and shouting at her.
“You won’t let us sleep,” the adults are said to have said. “We won’t let you sleep.”
The case comes while California officials are under scrutiny supposedly abandoned survivors of the Turpin familyincluding an officer who allegedly failed to help them adjust to the outside world and also denied them lawful access to money meant for them.
biological parents Luise and David Turpin were sentenced to 25-to-life imprisonment for abusing 12 of her 13 children. Authorities said the couple forced the children to live in deplorable conditions and chained some of them to their beds. One of the girls said mother Louise Turpin choked her for watching one Justin Bieber video, and that David Turpin sexually abused her since she was 12.
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