A Pennsylvania man and his fiancée were charged with the homicide of the man’s 12-year-old son, who was locked in a darkened room for years, starved, and beaten and was found caked in feces, according to numerous sources.
Scott Schollenberger Jr., 41, and Kimberly Maurer, 35, of Annville are charged with homicide and child endangerment for the death of Maxwell Schollenberger, who was found emaciated and completely naked in a bed covered with feces in May, Penn Live reported.
According to District Attorney Pier Hess Graf, Scott Schollenberger, the child’s biological father, and Kimberly Maurer are each charged with criminal homicide, endangering the welfare of a child and conspiracy.https://t.co/aQ2DK6XLP4
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Investigators said they found the boy sprawled across a bed covered in human waste, which was so old it had turned moldy. There were also reportedly claw marks in the child’s sheets, which “made indentation on the stained feces,” investigators wrote according to Penn Live.
Lebanon County District Attorney Pier Graf announce homicide charges against Scott Schollenberger and Kimberly Maurer.
The couple, “allegedly starved, neglected, abused, and ultimately killed their