SARASOTA, Fla. -- (WJW) -- A Florida radiologist and his wife are facing child abuse charges after authorities say they routinely tied up a 12-year-old girl who lived at their home and confined her to a playhouse.
Local media outlets report 51-year-old Eugenio Erquiaga and 53-year-old Victoria Erquiaga turned themselves in Wednesday.
The Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office reports deputies began investigating after the girl appeared at a neighbor’s home Dec. 27 with zip ties around her hands and ankles. The office says she told neighbors she had been tied up and left home alone.
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