Children adopted by Roberto Acosta and Shirley Carroll Acosta
Four children between 3 and 9 being beaten with boards, locked in a basement without food and doused with cold water as punishment.
Placement type: Adoption
Type of abuse: Non-lethal physical abuse, Non-lethal deprivation
Abuser: Adoptive father, Adoptive mother
Organizations: Arapahoe County Department of Social Services
See map: Google Maps
|Couple charged with abusing adopted children||1999-03-14|