Things between Jon Gosselin and his teenage son Collin Gosselin had been “going fairly effectively” previous to their alleged altercation, a supply solely tells In Touch.
“He was proud of Jon’s girlfriend Colleen and appeared well-adjusted to residing life together with his dad, sister Hannah and Colleen’s children,” the supply explains, referring to the previous Jon and Kate Plus 8 star’s girlfriend Colleen Conrad.
Earlier this month, Collin, 16, made headlines for accusing his 43-year-old dad of abuse in a since-deleted Instagram submit.
“My dad is a liar,” he allegedly wrote on the social media platform. “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.”
The submit prompted an investigation by the Berks County Children & Youth Services. Jon, who shares Collin with ex-wife Kate Gosselin, has denied all of the accusations in opposition to him.
“Jon has by no means abused Collin,” a rep for the DJ advised In Touch on Friday, September 11. “No prices have been filed in opposition to him and there’s no ongoing Children & Youth Services investigation. Collin has endured extreme trauma. Jon is a loving father who has labored onerous to make sure that his son will get the assist and assist he wants.”
Collin, who’s one in every of Jon and Kate’s sextuplets, moved in together with his father in December 2018 after he spent a number of years at a particular wants establishment. Kate, 45, has publicly slammed Jon amid the latest allegations.
“Enough is sufficient,” she advised People, revealing she didn’t need her children round Jon anymore. “I don’t wish to hear any excuses from anybody, not from his father, not from native regulation enforcement, not from courtroom personnel whose job is supposedly to make sure the very best pursuits of my youngsters.”
Jon’s mom, Pamela Gosselin, in the meantime, has defended the dad of eight amid the drama.
“I don’t blame Collin for getting uncontrolled when he will get upset,” Pamela advised The Sun earlier this month. “He is an extremely good teen that has to study to dwell in our society after what he has been by means of, but it surely’s a course of. It is fixable however it should take time. He has been by means of ache and we as a household have given him nonstop unconditional love.”
Jon and Kate break up in 2009 after a decade of marriage. They are dad and mom of 19-year-old twins Mady and Cara and 16-year-old sextuplets Joel, Collin, Aaden, Hannah, Leah and Alexis.