Breaking their silence. Jinger Duggar and much more of the famous TLC loved ones are speaking out in the wake of Josh Duggar‘s the latest arrest.
The 33-year-aged was taken into custody at the Washington County jail in Arkansas on Thursday, April 29, and held with no bail. A single day later, he nearly appeared at a listening to wherever his attorney entered his not guilty plea.
When the costs had been not go through aloud in court docket, the U.S. Attorney’s Business in the Western District of Arkansas confirmed on Friday, April 30, that Josh “allegedly made use of the web to download boy or girl sexual abuse product.”
The press release extra, “[Josh] allegedly possessed this content, some of which depicts the sexual abuse of kids under the age of 12, in May perhaps 2019.
The Duggar family beforehand identified on their own in incredibly hot drinking water in 2015 just after Josh was accused of molesting a number of ladies — some of whom were being his sisters — and admitted to dishonest on his spouse, Anna Duggar. The pair tied the knot in 2008 and share six kids: Mackynzie, 11, Michael, 9, Marcus, 7, Meredith, 5, Mason, 3, and Maryella, 17 months.
A single week just before Josh’s most modern scandal manufactured headlines, Anna, 32, introduced that the pair have toddler No. 7 on the way. “It’s a Lady!!!!!” she wrote by way of Instagram. “We are overjoyed to announce little one seven is on the way and we can not hold out to hold her in our arms this tumble!”
Irrespective of receiving detrimental feedback from followers about the duo’s content news — which includes a single Instagram person who questioned how they “afford” this sort of a large loved ones — Anna defended her spouse as “a diligent employee [who] delivers well for our relatives.”
Anna has however to address Josh’s arrest, but many members of the Duggar family members have not held quiet. Jinger, 27, and her spouse, Jeremy Vuolo, observed in a strongly worded statement that they “absolutely condemn any variety of youngster abuse.”
Before this thirty day period, the Expanding Up Duggar coauthor opened up about her family’s previous struggles following Josh’s 2015 scandal, which led to TLC canceling 19 Youngsters and Counting. The loved ones has appeared on a spinoff, Counting On, for 11 seasons due to the fact 2015.
“Walking by that season, it was 1 of the most difficult moments of our lives. … Our family members was way nearer simply because of that, and in spite of that, I guess you’d say,” Jinger advised Us Weekly completely. “I will by no means neglect how I felt in that moment. And I consider even every little thing that transpires in our lives — mainly because we’re in the public eye — it will make it far more challenging since then it is not just working with these matters inwardly, but you have to give an remedy to the planet. That helps make it a substantially tougher factor to stroll through.”
Keep scrolling to see how Josh’s family reacted to his arrest and booking: