Immigrant children at VA facility file abuse claims

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Governor Ralph Northam has ordered an investigation into claims of immigrant children being abused at Shenandoah Valley Juvenile Center.

Northam said he is concerned about reports of “disturbing allegations of abuse.”

The juvenile center has released the following statement about the complaint.

The Shenandoah Valley Juvenile Center believes the allegations of the Complaint to be without merit and looks forward to the opportunity to present evidence that will allow a jury to reach the same conclusion.

Governor Northam also sent a series of tweets listed below.

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