Janelle Evans files assault charges against husband
Teen Mom2 Janelle is not taking any more abuse for her husband Courtland Rogers. After only six weeks of marriage the 21-year-old has file five assault charges against him. Janelle is accusing her husband of physically assaulting her while she is pregnant. As most people predicted the marriage wouldn’t last, then she announced she was pregnant only weeks after.
The teen mom presented the charges in Brunswick County, North Carolina, courthouse on Wednesday morning January 23th, 2013. Four charges of assault on a female and one charge of battery of an unborn child a source close to situation confirmed. The charges are misdemeanors, Sullivan said.
“They are the highest level of misdemeanor you can get,” Sullivan noted. “He faces a maximum 150 days in jail per charge.”
As previously reported, Courtland and Jenelle have been arguing since he went out and got drunk with his buddies, leaving Jenelle at home Sunday night.
Sullivan could not provide any specific details of the assault, but said the most recent allegation of assault occurred on Monday, Jan. 21.
“She was physically assaulted over a period of time,” Sullivan added. “She will be a victim in the case and will be represented by the State of North Carolina.”
Janelle Tweeted that she was “heartbroken” over his actions and then shortly after, she was rushed to the hospital after suffering a miscarriage scare.
Sullivan confirmed Evans is pregnant, but did not have any details about a possible miscarriage.
Jenelle’s former flame put the reality star on blast saying that she had been smoking marijuana in her car on Monday.
Janelle and Roger also twitted
“I am getting a divorce, ASAP,” she tweeted at Rogers, who she married in December after a few months of dating. “You f–king leave out-of-town and I might be having a miscarriage? F–k you, you f–king piece of s–t.”
“I think I just lost it all! I swear to God I am depressed as f–k. I need my wife in my arms telling me everything is gonna be okay.” He added, “She deserves somebody better! A guy with a job, a house, and the perseverance to be eanything they wanna be. I’m a piece of s–t and I now know!”
As the news came out Twitter fan responded
“Jenelle Evans is knocked up again, already getting a divorce, and her husband just knocked up his ex. Quick somebody call Maury!!”
“K seriously Jenelle Evans needs to set her priorities straight! She just got married now she wants a divorce?!? “
“I got curious after checking wonderwall today so I read some of Jenelle Evans’ tweets.. So much drama, it’s disgusting. #mistake”