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Jon Gosselin accused of physically abusing 16-year-old son Collin

Jon Gosselin could also be underneath investigation over an alleged incident involving his son, Collin Gosselin.

Collin, 16, accused Jon, 43, of “beating” him in an Instagram put up final week, and now Individuals stories that the Berks County Youngster & Youth Companies is conducting an investigation and issued a report stating an unidentified particular person injured Collin.

Whereas the report, obtained by Individuals, didn’t listing Jon because the alleged attacker, the allegation that the unnamed attacker “induced bodily damage to a toddler by current act/failure to behave: hitting/punching” is according to {the teenager}’s claims.

The claims got here within the kind of a now-deleted social media put up seen by the outlet.

“My dad is a liar,” Colin wrote within the since-deleted put up. “Yesterday he beat me up and thought nothing of it, he punched me within the face and gave me a swollen nostril and I began bleeding. He then continued to kick me within the ribs after I used to be on the ground. He’s a liar.”

A supply instructed the outlet that Collin referred to as the police on his father, however a consultant for the Decrease Heidelberg Township Police Division declined to supply any details about the incident to Web page Six on Thursday.

Collin’s mom, Kate, instructed Individuals: “You don’t punch and kick your youngsters. You don’t kick a toddler. I don’t wish to hear any excuses from anybody, not from his father, not from native legislation enforcement, not from court docket personnel whose job is supposedly to make sure the most effective pursuits of my youngsters.”

“I don’t need my youngsters round him,” Kate, 45, stated of her ex-husband. “Sufficient is sufficient.”

Jon and Kate divorced in 2009 after 10 years of marriage and a actuality present, “Jon & Kate Plus 8” chronicling hitter lives with 19-year-old twins Cara and Madelyn and 16-year-old sextuplets Alexis, Aaden, Joel, Leah, Hannah and Collin.

After the present, Collin attended a program for youngsters with particular wants. He finally moved in with Jon alongside his sister Hannah, whereas the remaining of his siblings reside with Kate. The previous spouses have accused one another of unhealthy parenting previously and

Jon admitted that he’s not on talking phrases with most of his youngsters in 2018, saying: “It’s what the youngsters wish to do. In the event that they don’t wish to speak to me, that’s tremendous, so long as they sustain their sibling connections.”

For now, plainly Kate is concentrated on getting justice for Collin.

“I don’t want this buried, swept underneath the rug or minimized,” she concluded. “As a mom, I’m not going to take a seat quietly and idly by whereas my youngster, any of my youngsters, is assaulted by anybody, not to mention their very own father.”

Reps for Kate and Jon didn’t instantly get again to us. Jon has not spoken out relating to the allegations as of publication.

A consultant for the Berks County Youngster & Youth Companies didn’t return our name.

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