Charlie Bothuell

Charlie Bothuell, 12, went missing in Detroit on June 14 and found June 25. (Police handout)

Doctor: Detroit Boy Found In Basement Was Denied Food, Water

A Detroit boy missing for 11 days during a highly publicized search until he was found in his basement was the victim of physical and psychological abuse, a doctor testified.

WWJ Newsradio 950–55 mins ago

Charles Bothuell IV and Monique Dillard-Bothuell (credit: Detroit police)

Key Hearing For Detroit Couple In Case Of Boy In Basement

The father and stepmother of a Detroit boy who was reported missing for 11 days are facing a key hearing to determine if they’ll face trial on torture and abuse charges.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/27/2015

Charles Bothuell IV and Monique Dillard-Bothuell (credit: Detroit police)

Bonds Reduced To $50K Each For Detroit Dad, Stepmom In Boy-In-Basement Case

A judge has reduced the bonds for a Detroit father and stepmother charged with torture and child abuse after the man’s missing son was found hidden in the basement of their townhome.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/27/2015

Charles Bothuell IV and Monique Dillard-Bothuell (credit: Detroit police)

Dad, Stepmom Charged With Torture, Child Abuse In Case Of Boy Found In Basement

Charges have been brought against the father and stepmother of a Detroit boy who was discovered in the bowel’s of his family’s condo after an 11-day disappearance.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/20/2015

Charlie Bothuell IV (credit: Stephanie Davis/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Trial Delayed Until 2015 For Dad, Stepmom Of Boy Found In Basement

A trial has been delayed to decide whether the father and stepmother of a 12-year-old Detroit boy found in his basement after an 11-day disappearance will lose custody of their children.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/05/2014

Charlie Bothuell IV (credit: Stephanie Davis/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Jury Trial Will Determine If Dad, Stepmom Of Boy Found In Basement Will Lose Parental Rights

A referee has ordered a jury trial to determine whether the father and stepmother of a 12-year-old Detroit boy found barricaded in a basement should lose their parental rights.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/17/2014

Charlie Bothuell, 12, went missing in Detroit on June 14 and found June 25. (Police handout)

Dad, Stepmom Of Boy Missing For 11 Days Return To Court

Charlie Bothuell IV and Monique Dillard-Bothuell are accused of abusing the 12-year-old boy.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/17/2014

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Probation Violation Dismissed Against Stepmother Of Boy Found In Basement

Judge Gregory Bill dismissed the case because of insufficient evidence and ordered the tether to be removed as a condition of her bond.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/11/2014

Charlie Bothuell, 12, went missing in Detroit on June 14 and found June 25. (Police handout)

New Details In Case Of Missing Boy Barricaded In Basement; Beaten, Forced Into Extreme Daily Workout

The report says 100 push-ups a day, 200 sit ups, 100 jumping jacks, 25 arm curls, and 5000 revolutions on the elliptical were part of his daily work required to start at 5 a.m.

CBS Detroit–07/10/2014

Charlie Bothuell, 12, went missing in Detroit on June 14 and found June 25. (Police handout)

FBI To Question Boy Who Disappeared, Reappeared In Detroit Basement

The FBI will question a 12-year-old Detroit boy who was missing for more than a week before police found him in his own basement, police said.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/30/2014

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