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'They literally beat the breath out of him': Two Glen Mills counselors arrested in beating of Philadelphia teen

The former Glen Mills Schools counselors have been charged with simple assault, aggravated assault, reckless endangerment, and endangering child welfare.

‘Outraged’ Philly Council members demand answers after Glen Mills assault

City leaders want to know about all instances of violence at Glen Mills after a Philadelphia teen said he was hit and choked while detained there in July.

‘I can’t breathe’: Probe underway at Glen Mills after staffer attacks boy

Philadelphia's Department of Human Services has temporarily stopped sending children to Glen Mills Schools, the Delaware County residential facility that houses 383 boys and receives the largest number of Philadelphia youth who have committed crimes and are sent to private placements.