Drew Alexander Brooks, the ex-boyfriend of “Teen Mom: Young & Pregnant” star Rachel Beaver, was arrested on April 6, 2022 and is being held in custody at the Monroe County Justice Center in Tennessee, Heavy confirmed. He is being held without bond.
Brooks, 22, has been charged with attempted murder. He is scheduled to answer his charges on April 18, 2022.
Brooks has not yet publicly commented on the allegations against him.
That comes from a police report law and crimeBrooks was accused of stabbing Kodie Mason in the “lower left abdomen” on April 3, 2022.
Authorities spoke to the person who was stabbed at Sweetwater Hospital in Tennessee before being flown to the University of Tennessee Medical Center, the police report said.
“Mr. Mason stated that he was involved in an altercation with Drew Brooks at his home…” reads the police report filed by Detective Jason Fillvaw. “Mr. Mason stated that during the altercation, Mr. Brooks stabbed him in the lower left abdomen.”
Several people said they saw the alleged stabbing.
“Mr. Mason also stated that there were multiple witnesses to this incident. I contacted two witnesses who gave similar accounts of what happened,” the police report said. “I then responded to the address of the incident and found a medium-sized bloodstain on the dirt road where Mr. Mason said the stabbing took place.”
Accordingly in touch weeklyBrooks was arrested on March 3 for unlawfully carrying or possessing a weapon, but the charges were dismissed for lack of evidence.
Brooks and Beaver have one child together, 3-year-old daughter Hazlee, who was born in February 2019.
Heavy reached out to Beaver for comment, but didn’t immediately receive a response.
Although Beaver regularly posts on social media, she didn’t directly address Brooks’ arrest.
Brooks struggles to stay out of trouble
Brooks has had a string of arrests dating back to 2018, according to the Monroe County District Court Record.
In September 2018, Brooks was charged with stealing between $2,500 and $10,000 and found guilty.
Two years later, Brooks was charged with violating probation, one felony count of reckless endangerment, and a second felony count of evasion of arrest court record says. He pleaded guilty to evading arrest, simple possession and financial responsibility in touch weekly.
Beaver first claimed Brooks’ boyfriend was Hazlee’s father
Beaver didn’t immediately reveal that Brooks was her daughter’s father. At first she said it was Brooks’ friend Jacob Russell.
When Hazlee was 11 months old, she confirmed that Brooks was her daughter’s father. “I’ve known my baby’s father since the jump,” she said loudly at the time in touch weekly. “Stop asking me who her father is. Her father is definitely Drew.”
“I just said it belonged to Jacob because it was me [dumb] and wanted a family so badly, and Drew didn’t want to be there for her and Jacob did,” Beaver said, per In touch Weekly. “I literally lived with Drew and had JUST broken up with him when I found out I was pregnant.”
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