Storros dad We owe that to you

first_imgBethany Storro’s father said Friday that the family soon will likely release a written statement, read by a family friend, regarding the new twist in her case.Police Thursday said Storro burned her own face with acid, then made up a story about being attacked by a stranger.Friday morning, her father, Joe Neuwelt, said he believes the family owes the public an explanation.“We think it’s fair, we think it’s viable, and in all honesty we owe that to you,” he said in a brief interview at the family’s home in west Vancouver. “We’re dealing with a lot of things right now,” he added before going back into the house.Police said Thursday they think Storro’s father and mother, Nancy Neuwelt, believed their daughter’s story at first. When detectives obtained a warrant and searched the Neuwelts’ home Thursday, they were fully cooperative, police said.Storro could face criminal charges when the investigation is complete, but no decisions have been made and she has not been arrested.last_img read more