Adoptive parents facing charges after child sustained 2nd, 3rd degree burns

VILLAGE OF NORTHVILLE, NY (WRGB) The Fulton County Sheriff's Office say a Northville couple is facing child endangerment charges.

Investigators say Eugene R. Erb, 47, and Barbara M. Erb, 44, were arrested in connection to an incident back on July 2, 2016 when their adopted child sustained 2nd and third degree burns over a large part of her body.

The 13 year old victim was not given proper medical treatment by her adoptive parents soon after this incident, according to the sheriff's office.

Deputies day they the investigation into the cause of the injuries to the 13 year old victim is still ongoing with additional charges expected.

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