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After extensive search, the missing Detroit boy was found alive in his father's basement. What really happened?Local 4 and ClickOnDetroit bring you the latest news on the developments involving the disappearance of Charlie Bothuell.

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Statements reveal details about Bothuell disappearance

The curious case of young Charlie Bothuell continues to have as many twists and turns now as the case did when the boy went missing last June.

Young Charlie Bothuell testifies dad, stepmother abused him

A state police officer says a missing 12-year-old boy discovered behind a large barrel in a Detroit basement appeared relieved that his father was not around.

Timeline of Charlie Bothuell case

Charlie Bothuell had been missing for more than a week. This is how the saga has unfolded.

New trial date set in Bothuell custody case

A new date is set for a trial that will determine if the father and stepmother of a Detroit boy found in his basement after an 11-day disappearance will lose custody of their children.

Trial delayed for Charlie Bothuell's parents

Michigan is seeking to terminate the couple's rights to two other children and the father's rights to Charlie Bothuell V.

Bothuell case awaits blood evidence results

In the days following Charlie's reappearance, the curious case had many twists and turns.

Bothuell father to face federal charges?

No charges have been filed since Charlie Bothuell was found in his father's basement after being missing for 11 days, but that could soon change.

FBI interviews 12-year-old Charlie Bothuell

Police sources confirm for Local 4 that specialists from the FBI sat down with 12-year-old Charlie Bothuell for an interview Tuesday to give expert analysis on whether he has been abused.

FBI to interview Charlie Bothuell about disapperance

Detroit police say the FBI will question a 12-year-old Detroit boy who was missing for more than a week before police found him in his own basement.

Bothuell abuse investigation continues

Investigators are heading into a critical time as they work to solve the mystery surrounding Charlie Bothuell and his disappearance.

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VIDEO: Charlie Bothuell's stepmother released from jail

Charlie Bothuell's stepmother Monique Dillard-Bothuell was released from jail with a tether Saturday afternoon. Video and images inside...

Charlie Bothuell IV's daughter speaks out, defends father

One of Charlie Bothuell IV's children describes in detail what she calls tough love growing up. Local 4 is getting new insight into what life is like as one of his children. His adult daughter is speaking out and coming to her father's defense.

Latest in Charlie Bothuell case

The stepmother of a 12-year-old Charlie Bothuell appeared in court Friday morning.

Case petition: Charlie Bothuell beat with PVC pipe

A case petition alleges that Charlie Bothuell was physically abused by his father, at times with a PVC pipe.

Investigation into Charlie Bothuell's stepmom, dad ongoing

Court records show 12-year-old Charlie Bothuell has told investigators he was abused and a medical examination has turned up signs of physical abuse. Detroit police sources are telling Local 4 the investigation...

Investigators say Charlie Bothuell was abused by parents

Investigators say the abuse Charlie suffered was at the hands of his father and stepmother Monique Dillard-Bothuell...

Video: Evrod Cassimy explains seeing Charlie Bothuell

I heard a sound coming from the second story porch and looked up.  A tall boy was staring down the street at our news van. Video inside...

Court document: Stepmom hid Charlie Bothuell in basement

After Charlie Bothuell was found Wednesday in his father's basement, doctors at Children's Hospital found bruising and marks on his body consistent with abuse.

What was going on in the Bothuell home?

The case of a 12-year-old Detroit boy found alive in his father’s basement after being reported as missing for 11 days took a strange turn Thursday evening.