A Montgomery County judge ordered a Bridgeport couple held for trial on Thursday on all charges for nearly starving their 6-year-old son to death.
Montgomery County authorities have charged a Bridgeport, Pa. couple with assault and endangerment for nearly starving their six-year-old son to death.
New research indicates child abuse or neglect may affect the immune system and impact vicitms later in life.
City and social service agency officials are imploring the public to take a more proactive role in reporting child abuse and neglect.
The father of Danieal Kelly has been sentenced to prison along with two social workers for their roles in the starvation death of the disabled Philadelphia teen in 2006.