A 47-year-old mother has been accused of allowing her teenage sons to host sex and drink parties in which minors were allegedly assaulted, and which she is also accused of witnessing.
Shannon Marie O’Connor of Los Gatos, Calif., was arrested in Idaho on Saturday and charged with “endangering or injuring the health of a child.”
By Satna Clara County court, Ms O’Connor allowed her two teenage sons and her friends to drink and have sex at parties held at their home between September 2020 and February 2021.
Ms O’Connor was alleged to have drunk her two sons, aged 13 and 15, and their teenage friends, causing them to “vomit, be unable to stand, and faint”. Others were heavily intoxicated.
At a party in December last year, she was accused of allowing a minor named “Jane Doe” to be sexually assaulted by another teenager, who was also intoxicated.
He allegedly forced the girl into a room with another minor, who was given a condom.
Ms O’Connor told teens not to inform anyone about the parties, and lied to a boy’s parents that he was hit on the head and hurt because he was heavily intoxicated from an SUV. had fallen.
According to officials, a Snapchat group was also maintained between the woman’s sons and her friends, which included Ms O’Connor.
It was alleged that she used to ask minors to come to her house at midnight and drink alcohol.
Santa Clara County District Attorney Investigator Christiana Hanks wrote that she believes Ms. O’Connor “committed multiple acts of child abuse, causing great physical harm, injury or death, sexual battery, [and] harassing or molesting a child”.
He was also accused of supplying liquor to minors.
According to people.com, Ms. O’Connor is in prison and awaiting extradition to California from her home in Idaho. It was not clear whether he had a lawyer.
Credit: www.independent.co.uk / California