Jenelle Evans from the show Teen Mom 2, is
continuing to face fallout over her husband’s actions. David Eason, Jenelle’s
husband shot and killed their family dog after it supposedly bit their
2-year-old daughter, Ensley, in the face.
Jenelle confirmed the incident by posting a
tribute to Instagram the following day. Her two other children, 9-year-old Jace
and 4-year-old Kaiser, were at the home during the incident. Nathan Griffith, Kaiser’s
father, called 911, requesting a wellness check for Kaiser as a result of the
incident. Police made the determination that the child was safe.
#TeenMom star Jenelle Evans is heartbroken over the death of her dog, which was shot and killed by her husband, David Eason.
He shared a video for justification of the dog snapping at baby Ensley as she’s moving closer to its face for a kiss. pic.twitter.com/HlrxdHZpiv
— Pop Crave (@PopCrave) May 1, 2019
The incident didn’t stop there. Teen Mom 2
has already fired David following a series of homophobic tweets last year, and
now, MTV has made the decision to also let Jenelle go.
According to TMZ, North
Carolina Columbus County Child Protective Services has gotten involved,
removing Jace and Kaiser from the home pending an investigation.
In a statement obtained
by People, MTV has released their current
stance with Jenelle:
“MTV ended its
relationship with David Eason over a year ago in February 2018 and has not
filmed any new episodes of Teen Mom 2 with him since. Additionally, we have
stopped filming with Jenelle Eason as of April 6, 2019, and have no plans to
cover her story in the upcoming season.”
investigation into David shooting the dog has begun, thanks to the North
Carolina Columbus County Child Protective Services. TMZ has reported that CPS removed both Jace
and Kaiser in order to conduct the investigation.
custody of 9-year-old Jace doesn’t belong to Jenelle but instead her mother,
Barbara. Jenelle has visitation rights. CPS has discontinued Jace visiting
being removed from Jenelle’s home, Kaiser was placed with Nathan and Nathan’s
mother. Jenelle and David still have custody of Ensley, as well as David’s
Jenelle opened up to Us Weekly regarding the situation and explained, “Kaiser was taken away Friday without my consent, before Mother’s Day, and I have been in touch with my lawyer pertaining this matter. Kaiser was taken from his daycare by his grandmother with no notice or call to me.”
to Jenelle, she still hasn’t received any paperwork from CPS. “CPS told Doris
[Nathan’s mother] to take Kaiser without my consent and still have no legal
paperwork signed by the judge stating my kids are taken from me,” she told Us
added that there’s no legal basis for Jace to have been removed. Instead, she
believes that was her mother’s doing, saying, “My mom is keeping Jace from me,
nobody else. I only had Ensley with me for Mother’s Day this year. And my mom
is taking it out on me for being let go from MTV.”
also revealed she is dedicated to working on her marriage. Despite rumors that
she was thinking of divorce, she explained the couple are considering their
options. “My relationship with David now is still in a healing process, of
course,” she noted. “We are going to start going to marriage counseling because
he feels as if we both need it. I completely agree. Not considering divorce unless he refuses counseling with me.”
Jenelle Evans had one of her children taken from her by CPS and she did a swipe up article on her instagram story about this. She’s literally trying to profit off of the trauma she is making her kids live through 😥
— Stephanie (@StephanieJP_) May 14, 2019
Jenelle’s fans have stopped supporting her, believing that violence against
animals is the last straw. Unfortunately, it’s not the first time that David
has exhibited very concerning behavior.
I don’t have to like Jenelle Evans to be scared for her. Her husband shows so many red flags that we frequently see before murder-suicide.
— LIND-SAY WHHHAT (@lincdynamite) May 14, 2019
fear for both Jenelle’s safety and the safety of the remaining kids in the
house, fearing that David could turn violent on his wife and kids eventually.
Story Source: Online