Jon Gosselin’s daughter Hannah mentioned there is no such thing as a reality to the claims her father was bodily abusive to her 16-year-old brother Collin in a brand new interview.
She described the previous Jon and Kate Plus 8 star, 43, as a “very supportive dad,” and slammed hypothesis Jon would ever damage them. “My dad loves us,” Hannah instructed the Daily Mail on Wednesday, September 16, following the bombshell allegations made towards the DJ earlier this month.
Hannah, 16, claimed she was current when the alleged incident between Jon and Collin came about and mentioned her dad by no means laid a hand on him. “Collin is going through many tough points and my dad is doing every part in his energy to assist him,” she instructed the positioning, noting the ex-TV character has all the time been there for each of them.
During his personal interview with the outlet, Jon denied he was ever abusive. “It’s not true, I might by no means hit Collin. I really like him with all my coronary heart,” the daddy of eight mentioned.
Collin beforehand accused Jon of “punching” and “kicking” him in a now-deleted Instagram publish uncovered on September 10, resulting in an investigation by the Berks County Children & Youth Services in Pennsylvania.
“No expenses have been filed towards [Jon] and there’s no ongoing Children & Youth Services investigation,” a rep for the TLC alum instructed In Touch in an replace amid the household drama. “Collin endured extreme trauma. Jon is a loving father who has labored arduous to make sure that his son will get the assist and assist he wants.”
Jon was granted full bodily and authorized custody of Collin in December 2018, months after daughter Hannah moved in with him.
Earlier in the present day, Jon’s ex-wife, Kate Gosselin, sounded off on the ordeal and referred to as him a “violent and abusive individual” in an interview with People. However, Jon’s rep refuted the claims, telling In Touch the “current allegations had been deemed unfounded by the police division and CYS inside 24 hours. Kate’s malicious statements are libelous and if her false accusations of abuse proceed, authorized motion might be taken.”
Jon’s mom, Pamela Gosselin, additionally just lately rushed to his protection and denied the abuse claims, declaring her son “fought” for years to “take care” of Collin.