Burt Powell was sexually molested by a staff member while he was in a group home in Conover. Allegedly, other workers knew about this problem but didn’t report it. He is seen with his mother, Laurie Powell, and father, Tom Powell, in Raleigh on April 2, 2015.
Burt Powell was sexually molested by a staff member while he was in a group home in Conover. Allegedly, other workers knew about this problem but didn’t report it. He is seen with his mother, Laurie Powell, and father, Tom Powell, in Raleigh on April 2, 2015. Chris Seward cseward@newsobserver.com
Burt Powell was sexually molested by a staff member while he was in a group home in Conover. Allegedly, other workers knew about this problem but didn’t report it. He is seen with his mother, Laurie Powell, and father, Tom Powell, in Raleigh on April 2, 2015. Chris Seward cseward@newsobserver.com

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