18-year-old Travis Hawkins should be charged with the maximum sentence you can possibly get for attacking this young lady. The assault from Travis was so serious Mallory Owens needed reconstructive surgery on her face. Click below to find out more and see the pic.
Mallory Owens was released from the hospital Monday afternoon. Her mother, Kristi Taylor, tells News 5 that she is now recovering at the home where the beating took place; Travis Hawkins Sr.’s house in Mobile. Her girlfriend Ally Hawkins is with her.
The twenty-three year old was celebrating Thanksgiving at the house in Mobile Thursday night, when her mother says her girlfriend’s brother attacked her for being gay.
Her accused attacker is 18-year-old Travis Hawkins Jr. He was arrested Sunday on the second degree assault charges. He bonded out soon after.
Thousands of people around the world have rallied online in support of Mallory Owens. Petitions have been signed to get the charges upgraded against Travis Hawkins Jr. to attempted murder.