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FBI Closes Inquiry Into Brad Pitt Child Abuse Allegations

The Federal Bureau of Investigations has closed its inquiry into allegations of physical abuse involving Brad Pitt and his children, the department said.

"The FBI has conducted a review of the circumstances and will not pursue further investigation. No charges have been filed in this matter," FBI spokeswoman Laura Eimiller said in a statement.

The news comes 11 days after the Los Angeles County Department of Children and Family Services cleared the actor of allegations of abuse in connection with an incident aboard a private jet in September.

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The allegations were not substantiated after interviews with family members — including the children — and a review of the facts in the case, sources told NBC News.

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The DCFS investigation stemmed from an incident in September aboard a private plane carrying Pitt, Angelina Jolie and their children en route from Europe to Los Angeles that made a refueling stop in Minnesota.