Taking a stand. Jon Gosselin’s mom, Pamela Gosselin, defended the previous Jon and Kate Plus 8 star after he denied son Collin’s claims he was bodily abusive.
“Jon loves and adores Collin and fought years to care for him,” Pamela tells The Sun about their relationship on Monday, September 14. “There aren’t any prices being pressed [against Jon] as a result of he didn’t hit his son. Hannah witnessed Collin and Jon collectively that day and it’s simply unfaithful.”
Collin reportedly claimed his dad “punched” and “kicked” him in a now-deleted Instagram put up shared in early September, even calling Jon a “liar.” As a results of the alleged incident, the County of Berks, Pennsylvania Child & Youth Services notified the 16-year-old’s mom, Kate Gosselin, of an open investigation.
The Kate Plus Date alum, 45, later spoke out concerning the household drama on September 10, revealing she didn’t need her youngsters round Jon, 43, anymore. “Enough is sufficient,” she advised People. “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 most effective pursuits of my youngsters.”
On the opposite hand, Pamela claims plenty of Collin’s interior turmoil stems from him being despatched to a particular wants establishment in 2016, the place he remained for 3 years. Kate beforehand defended her choice to ship Collin away, whereas Jon claimed it wasn’t obligatory in a September 2019 interview as a result of Collin solely had ADHD and “has by no means been recognized with any identified medical situation.”
“I don’t blame Collin for getting uncontrolled when he will get upset,” Pamela tells the outlet. “He is an extremely good teen that has to study to reside in our society after what he has been via, but it surely’s a course of. It is fixable however it is going to take time. He has been via ache and we as a household have given him nonstop unconditional love.”
Pamela shared her ideas days after the TLC persona slammed the allegations made towards him by his teenage son. “Jon has by no means abused Collin,” a rep for the DJ advised In Touch. “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 help and assist he wants.”