Sexually abused Amish teen girl was ‘gifted’ by parents to family’s financial backer, court hears

PENNSYLVANIA
International Business Times

Paul Wright | August 3, 2016

A couple from Pennsylvania are to stand trial after being accused of giving away their 14-year-old daughter to a man 33 years her senior after he helped saved them from financial ruin.

In a case that has rocked their Amish community, a court heard the alleged child abuse victim went on to mother two children with the man and gave birth to their first baby aged just 15.

Lancaster County couple Daniel and Savilla Stoltzfus, the girl’s parents, have been charged with child endangerment with the father also charged with conspiracy to commit sexual assault.

“Sexually abused Amish teen girl was ‘gifted’ by parents to family’s financial backer, court hears”

 

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