Modern Family's Ariel Winter removed from home after parental abuse allegations
Ariel Winter, the 14 year old actress who plays Alex Dunphy on Modern Family, has been removed from her home by a judge in the wake of serious allegations of physical and emotional abuse by her mother, court sources tell TMZ.
After a guardianship hearing, a judge determined the allegations that Ariel was being physically and emotionally abused by her mother Crystal Workman were serious enough.
The judge placed Ariel in a temporary guardianship with her older sister Shanelle Workman.
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