Possible plea deals in the works for a Terre Haute couple accused of abusing their children.
Larry Russell and his wife, Nikki, are both charged with neglect of dependents and battery for allegedly locking the children in their rooms and beating them.
Larry Russell has been denied a request for a change of venue.
Larry Russell’s trial is set for October 15 and Nikki Russell returns to court on July 12.
Prosecutors have offered plea deals to both.