Child abuse in Towanda


Shyann Marie Hills and Jakayo Scott Frye, both of Towanda have now been charged with numerous counts of Aggravated Assault including, Unlawful Restraint, False Imprisonment, Endangering the welfare of a child, Simple Assault, Terroristic Threats, Recklessly endangering another person, and Corruption of minors.

According to Pennsylvania State Police reports , the children were deprived of sleep, food and water. They were forced to drink their own urine after being told they couldn’t use the bathroom.

One of the victims was tied to a dog cage and a cabinet with a belt. Both victims were forced to stay in a “plank” position with a bed of nails underneath

Both kids were hospitalized at Robert Packer Hospital.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

If you have a news tip or a correction to the story you can email it to us through this link. If you would like to send a comment to the author of the story, you can find their email on our Meet the Team page.

Trending Now