A couple from India Jasbir Kalsi, 67, and his wife Bhupinder, 62, are said to have travelled from the Punjab region to Hillsborough County to help “counsel and discipline” son Devbir’s wife.
Police found Silky Gaind, Devbir’s wife battered and bruised on Saturday,Sept. 2.
Ms Gaind, 33, had been held for some time before deputies from the Hillsborough County Sheriff Office arrived at her door.
Even then, the family tried to bar them from entering the house, forcing the officers to call for back up as Ms Gaind called on them to help her and her one-year-old daughter.
Devbir Kalsi was charged with false imprisonment, battery, child abuse and denying access to 911. Jasbir Kalsi was charged with aggravated battery with a deadly weapon, child abuse and denying access to 911. Bhupinder Kalsi was charged with battery-domestic violence and failure to report child abuse.