Dralin Carswell, the long-time boyfriend of former baby magnificence pageant contestant and present actuality star Alana “Honey Boo Boo” Thimpson was arrested on Tuesday in Monroe County, Georgia.
A number of retailers have since confirmed that the 21-year previous spend two days in jail earlier than being launched on a $25,000 bond.
Carswell was charged with:
One rely of fleeing or making an attempt to elude a police officer; one rely of DUI; one rely of following too carefully; one rely of failure to keep up lane; and one rely of dashing in extra of most limits.
Thompson, in the meantime, who was really a passenger in her boyfriend’s automotive throughout his chase with the police.
The TLC persona was not charged and is simply a witness within the case, per native publication The Reporter.
This identical newspaper reviews that police ran the tags on Carswell’s Dodge Charger, revealing on the time that he had excellent warrants.
Monroe County Lt. John Thompson additionally instructed the Reporter that he tried to carry out a site visitors cease, just for Carswell to hurry up.
A harmful chase then ensued and continued for 3 miles earlier than Carswell was apprehended.
The aforementioned outlet additionally reported that passenger Julian Malik Divon Williams, 24, was arrested on excellent warrants.
Thompson has dated Carswell for 2 years, though she has scarcely spoken in public in regards to the relationship.
Chatting with Teen Vogue at one level, she revealed that the older Carswell is perhaps her “only friend” as a result of she doesn’t belief folks her age.
“To be honest, I do not have many friends. At all,” she instructed this journal. “Because I feel like folks are so much like, ‘Oh, my God, I’m friends with Honey Boo Boo.’”
Carswell is nearly 4 years older than Thompson, and was as soon as arrested for statutory rape.
“In our relationship, the two most things that everybody is always talking about is our age gap and definitely because he’s Black and I’m white, and we’re an interracial couple,” Alana instructed Leisure Tonight final 12 months.
“I don’t care because, like, at the end of the day, my sister approves, his mom approves, and we’re happy, so what fans got to say or what haters got to say I don’t really care.”
Shannon does, certainly, appear okay with the romance.
“Yes, I’ve met Dralin. They’ve been together for over a year,” the Mama June: Highway to Redemption star has mentioned.
“People need to realize that she’s going to be 17 in August and that Pumpkin and Josh were the same age as they were.”
“She is getting a number of hate as a result of she’s in an interracial relationship, he’s older. However on the finish of the day, Alana’s not that 6-, 7-year-old baby y’all fell in love with 11 years in the past.
“Alana has grown up, she’s graduating high school next year, guys!”