Jerry Sandusky's Wife Issues Statement

Dottie Sandusky's statement about the Penn State sexual abuse scandal.
2:13 | 12/08/11

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Transcript for Jerry Sandusky's Wife Issues Statement
First this evening we are hearing from the wife of Penn State coach Jerry sandusky. It was last night here we reported on one of the newest victims saying he cried for help. We've sent Huskies wife upstairs well tonight -- the wife is now saying in her words are directed right at the alleged victims. Again tonight -- -- send dusty left her home this morning to bail -- her husband of 45 years. Handing over a 50000 dollar certified cheque and her house for the remaining 200 grand in -- After spending one night in jail the former football coach is now under house arrest for many including his accusers it is not enough. I certainly hope that he's not a danger to anybody but I also know a little bit about the nature of the disease and it is like an addiction. This afternoon -- send dusty made her first comments on the charges against Jerry. And now implicate her a new accusers saying she was in the house as he screamed for help from her basement. -- -- dusty says I'm so sad anyone would makes it's a terrible accusations which is absolutely untrue. No child -- ever visited our home was ever forced to stay in our basement and fed there. Not so it is alleged victim number one. He endured. Many nights in the basement and was abuse there it reached the point where the victim one. What hide from -- -- when he would come down the steps to the basement. If it is true improvement -- -- -- dusty could be charged as an accessory. And contrary to popular belief Pennsylvania law says she is not protected by spousal privilege because of the seriousness of the crime. And can be forced to testify about anything she saw I was told -- husband. Even though for now she's sticking by. It could be that she doesn't want to bring herself to believe it because. Then she would have been living with him all of this time living with a monster under her roof. The former Pennsylvania prosecutor says she is sent hundreds of child abusers to prison. And nine out of ten times their spouses stick by them right up until -- guilty. ABC's to -- -- tonight and thank you.

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