An Oklahoma woman and her live-in girlfriend who reportedly started a GoFundMe site to solicit donations to help pay for their five-year-old son’s medical bills have been charged with abusing the boy for months, causing such severe injuries that he suffered two strokes.
“Rachel Stevens is the victim’s mother and Kayla Jones is the stepmother of the victim,” according to an affidavit filed in Muskogee County District Court.
“Through forensic interviews it was disclosed that the victim had been tied up, duct tape over his eyes and had been locked in a room,” according to the affidavit.
“The victim also disclosed that both suspects had hit him on the hand, head, and butt with a belt. It was also disclosed that the mother hit the victim on the hand with a hammer. The victim disclosed that the stepmother kicked him in the groin so hard that it made him bleed.”
The two women were arrested by Muskogee, Oklahoma Police on Tuesday and charged with felony child abuse and neglect, The Tulsa World reported. (Read more from “Disgusting: Mom, Girlfriend Accused of Torturing 5-Year-Old Set up GoFundMe Site to Pay His Medical Bills” HERE)