CYFD: No missteps found in investigation into foster parent

CYFD No missteps found in investigation into foster parent_1536120673969.jpg.jpg

CYFD says its workers followed procedures while investigating claims a foster parent was molesting girls in his care. 

Last month, KRQE News 13 told you on Special Assignment about claims a foster parent has been sexually abusing girls in his care for almost 20 years. 

Eight girls, some as young as 6, came forward through the years. 

CYFD has revoked the license of the nonprofit who placed children in the foster family’s home, saying the nonprofit often ignored those claims. 

Some cases were reported to CYFD and Albuquerque Police. CYFD says it reviewed how it handled cases with this foster family in past and found investigators had followed all the procedures, including reporting the cases to police. 

APD says it can’t comment on how they handled the case, saying they’re investigating the man involved. 

He has not been charged.

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Latest Video

Now Trending on

Video Forecast

Grant's Thursday Evening Forecast

Thumbnail for the video titled "Grant's Thursday Evening Forecast"
More Weather Video Forecast

Don't Miss

More Don't Miss