New child endangerment charges have been filled against the McMahon's a couple from Shelbyville who were previously arrested for locking a 4-year old child up in a dog kennel. Randa McMahon age 36 and Matthew age 29 were arrested on July 19th for child endagerment charges.
Last month the Somervelle County Sheriff’s Department executed two felony warrants on behalf of the Shelby County Sheriff’s Office on Friday, June 2, 2017 for Matthew McMahon, 29, of Shelbyville and Randa Askew Faust McMahon, 36, of Shelbyville, for Injury to a Child (F-1). The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office sought the warrants after investigating allegations of child abuse against a 4 year-old child.
During the investigation, the Shelby County Sheriff’s Office found reason to believe that the defendants were locking the child in a large dog kennel and a closet for extensive periods of time.
After the couples previous arrest the McMahon's made bail, only to be arrested again this month. They are curently being held at the Shelby County Sheriff's office in Center, TX both of their bonds have been set at $200,000.