Adams County foster parents charged with years of alleged mental, physical abuse of 13 year old

21 February 2024- Two foster parents in Adams County are facing child endangerment charges after long term alleged mental and physical abuse. Kelly Selby and Steven Selby, 50 years and 64 years old, respectively and both from East Berlin, PA, are facing charges of felony child endangerment, assault, and harassment by physical contact.

PSP in Gettysburg say that they were alerted to this incident around 8:45pm on February 16th at a home on Lake Meade Road, Latimore Township. The victim, a 13 year old male, was allegedly abused physically and mentally over the course of multiple years.

The nature of the abuse at time of writing is uncertain, but both Selbys are behind bars in Adams County Prison.

Anyone with information regarding this case that has not spoken to police should contact PSP Trooper Loder at 717-334-8111.