A woman listed a 14-year-old as her unborn child's father. Now, she is charged with rape

A woman listed a 14-year-old as her unborn child's father. Now, she is charged with rape


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A pregnant lady in northeastern Alabama has been charged with rape after authorities stated she wrote on a Medicaid software that a 14-year-old boy was the daddy of her unborn child.

Police and the state division of human assets launched an investigation after 19-year-old Mekenzie Leigh Guffey, of Hollywood, Alabama, recognized the boy on paperwork for Social Safety advantages earlier this month, Hollywood Police Chief Jason Hepler advised AL.com.

Staff notified the state human assets company, which then contacted police.

Guffey was arrested final week and charged with second-degree rape and second-degree intercourse abuse, together with engaging a toddler for immoral functions, touring to satisfy a toddler for an illegal intercourse act, possession of kid pornography and dissemination of kid pornography, in line with reviews.

She posted bond and was launched from custody earlier this week. It was not instantly clear whether or not she has an lawyer.

Police stated Guffey, from Hollywood, a small city east of Huntsville, met the boy by way of a mutual good friend and began a relationship with him late final yr, based on AL.com. Police stated she would decide up the boy at his house and drive him to a distant space on the town for intercourse.

Hepler, the police chief, informed ABC affiliate WAAY that Guffey admitted to having intercourse with the boy about 20 occasions since December.

Finally, she turned pregnant, authorities stated.

"She was pleased with him being the daddy till she came upon we have been going to turn into concerned," Hepler, the police chief, advised AL.com.

The chief additionally stated Guffey and the boy had been sending one another nude photographs and movies, which resulted within the pornography cost.

Alabama regulation defines second-degree rape as "sexual activity with a member of the other intercourse lower than 16 and greater than 12 years previous; offered, nevertheless, the actor is at the least two years older than the member of the other intercourse."

If convicted, Guffey might resist 20 years in jail.