Transcript for New details on parents accused of torturing 12 kids
And we are back now with new details about the California parents who were accused of starving and torturing their children in that so called house of horrors now family members are sharing what their life is like behind bars and ABC's Lindsay Janice is here. With this story good morning likely. Good morning Cecilia relatives who have visited Louise and David Turkmen in jail say the two parents are having very different reactions to the situation they're now in. And the charges they face they say one of them is apparently not living in reality while the other seems remorseful. Louise it David Turkmen documented the lives of their thirteen children. And join trips to Disneyland and Las Vegas. A smiling facade that hid the horror going on in this middle class home. Inside investigators found the siblings aged two to 29 living in filth. Malnourished. Some change it to bets. Most had never seen a doctor or a dentist's they were Mary Mary hill scan test like almost like they've never seen this time. Louise and David were arrested and charged with multiple counts of alleged torture and child endangerment they haven't spoken publicly since there are rats. But this morning relatives are providing key insights into their mindset behind bars yeah. Now the Wii's turbines sister Elizabeth and cousin Tricia gave an exclusive interview with doctor. After meeting with Louise and David in jail and has. I don't fell on how to stop until. Cameras were not allowed inside but outside after the visit with Louise the women say they're confused by her reaction. Did she ask about kids. I just heard and about children. She didn't they say she even begged them to visit her husband it. The relatives who say they haven't seen that serpents in years saint David's reaction could not have been more different from his wife's. I was like I was woken up a little boy that was ready to confess everything he's done saying he wanted to share more because the contact Tommy wasn't very. And a superb down and Solso react when he kept saying and I wish I could tell you about. Elizabeth and Trisha say the Turk and children including the seventeen year old who reported her parents to authorities. And was later found to have been posting these YouTube videos are mind. All are adjusting to their new surroundings. And family members are working to gain custody of them. Louise and David turban have pleaded not guilty to the charges against them were told of the seven oldest children the adult children. Are in the medical center while the younger children the six told parent to separate Foster care homes and Merrill communicating with each other by Scott each other than not the parents. But not the pan not. It's disturbing story of parents thank you.
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