Crime & Justice

Perris parents plead guilty to torture, child cruelty charges

Louise Turpin and David Turpin appear in court on Jan. 24, 2018 in Riverside.
Louise Turpin and David Turpin appear in court on Jan. 24, 2018 in Riverside.
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David and Louise Turpin of Riverside County were arrested last year after one of their children escaped. They have pleaded guilty to 14 counts, including torture and child cruelty, and face prison sentences of 25 years to life.