A woman in Trondheim is accused of having abused her sons for several years.
According to the indictment, the abuse of the underage boys in Trondheim took place from 2012 to 2019.
During this time, the woman allegedly beat the children with the back of a knife blade, a broom, and shoes.
Locked up in the basement
Among other things, she is also said to have forced the boys to sit naked on chairs for periods of time.
The boys have also allegedly been locked inside a dark room in the basement.
Additionally, she is said to have asked one of the boys to hit one of the others in the face.
According to the indictment, one of the sons has been diagnosed with post-traumatic stress disorder after serious abuse.
The court case begins in Sør-Trøndelag District Court on January 4 next year.
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