Victoria Smith

Courtroom

Jury Selection in Trial for Caged Child Case

Jury selection is underway for the trial of two parents who are accused of keeping their 6-year-old autistic son in a makeshift cage.

04/13/2015

Terry and Victoria Smith

Father Pleads Not Guilty to Keeping Autistic Son in Urine Soaked Cage

Terry Smith has pleaded not guilty to one count of felony child endangerment. He is accused of keeping his autistic son in a urine soaked cage.

11/25/2013

An OFallon, Missouri couple has been charged with endangering the welfare of their child, after police discovered they had been keeping their six-year-old autistic son in a cage in their basement, it was announced on March 15, 2013. (UPI/O'Fallon Police Department)

More Details Emerge In Caged Child Case

A question posed by many is whether or not officials in St. Charles County were derelict in their duties when they returned the child and five others.

03/20/2013