William Tyrrell’s former foster parents are accused of alleged child abuse.
The 56-year-old woman and the 54-year-old man, who were not identified, were both given attendance charges and charged with joint assault.
These charges are not related to William Tyrrell.
“As part of an ongoing investigation under Strike Force Rosann, murder squad searchers received information about a suspected child abuse at home on Sydney’s north coast,” police said Wednesday afternoon.
The couple is scheduled to appear in Hornsby local court early next week.
No one has been charged with the disappearance and suspected death of William of the property of his surrogate mother Kendall in the NSW Mid North Coast in 2014.
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