Jenelle Evans‘ ex, Nathan Griffith, has been arrested once more for bodily violence. The previous Teen Mother 2 star was arrested for battery by strangulation in Las Vegas on Wednesday, July 12 and booked on the Clark County Jail, per TMZ. Nathan, 35, was taken into custody after Las Vegas police obtained a name round 9:15 p.m. on Wednesday night time from a house at which Nathan was residing, in response to TMZ, which cited “regulation enforcement sources”. He was handcuffed and escorted out of the house after police concluded he dedicated battery in opposition to a member of the family. His bail was set at $5,000 as of July 13, per Entertainment Weekly.
This isn’t Nathan’s first run-in with the regulation. The previous MTV star was charged with committing home battery by strangulation in opposition to a girl in February of this 12 months, per PEOPLE. He was taken into custody after admitting to a member of the family that he “misplaced it” on a girl, choked her, and dragged her up the steps, in response to the outlet. The member of the family then referred to as the police. The battery costs had been dropped in March, in response to The U.S. Sun.
Nathan married May Oyola in 2022, per Us Weekly. The Feb. 2023 incident didn’t contain her, however one other lady, in response to The Solar. It isn’t recognized who Nathan’s newest bodily assault concerned on the time of this writing.
Nathan is the daddy of Jenelle Evans’ 9-year-old son, Kaiser. The pair appeared on Teen Mother 2 collectively however had been nearly at all times combating. They had been engaged at one level however referred to as off the marriage in 2015 just some months after getting engaged. “Nathan is aware of I took it [engagement ring] off,” Jenelle advised HollywoodLife EXCLUSIVELY forward of their official breakup. “We’re not going to place a entrance on like all the things is okay. Folks undergo ups and downs.”
Nathan will not be Jenelle’s first child daddy to have run-ins with the regulation. Her husband, David Eason, was arrested in 2021 for driving with a revoked license, and in 2020, he was arrested on costs of assault with a lethal weapon and threatening Jenelle and two of her buddies. He additionally made headlines in 2019 for capturing the household canine after it allegedly bit their daughter on the face. The scandal prompted Jenelle and David to quickly lose custody of Kaiser.