Couple Accused of Abusing Children

Friday, Jul 12, 2013  |  Updated 7:58 AM EDT
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Couple Accused of Abusing Children

Manchester Police

Melissa and Matthew Dumont, of Manchester, were accused of abusing their children.

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A Manchester couple has been accused of abusing their teenage children.

Police said Matthew and Melissa Dumont were accused of punching, stabbing and choking their three adopted children over the last three years.

The teens are between 13 and 17 years old and officers said two of them suffer from mental and physical ailments.

Documents reveal that one of the children made these claims.

When police interviewed the couple, they said the teenager was angry with them and the allegations are being taken out of context.

They are out on bond.

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