On the heels of abuse allegations waged in opposition to Jon, Kate has additionally spoken out once more about him, telling Individuals, “I’m finished hiding and can say this unequivocally: Jon is a violent and abusive individual.” E! Information has reached out to Jon’s rep for remark and has not heard again.
Kate’s declare about her ex, to whom she was married for 10 years, comes per week after Individuals reported on an investigation the County of Berks, Pennsylvania Baby & Youth Providers had opened. In response to a CYS report that Individuals reviewed, the outlet mentioned Jon was not named because the perpetrator of abuse. Nonetheless, the report included an allegation of “inflicting bodily damage to a toddler by current act/failure to behave: hitting/punching.”
The investigation got here amid allegations from the couple’s 16-year-old son, Collin, who claimed in a since-deleted Instagram submit on Sept. 3 that Jon had “beat” him up.
“My dad is a liar,” Collin reportedly wrote within the submit reviewed by Individuals. “Yesterday he beat me up and thought nothing of it, he punched me within the face and gave me a swollen nostril and I began bleeding. He then continued to kick me within the ribs after I used to be on the ground. He’s a liar.”