Youngsville Mother Arrested In Oklahoma
5 year old Honor Burley and 4 year old Hayden Burley have been found safe in Oklahoma and their mother, Ocean Manning was arrested on charges of cruelty to juveniles, abuse of children, false reporting and criminal mischief early this morning.
According to Youngsville Police Chief Ricky Boudreaux, Manning and her two children were last seen on April 4th. Chief Boudreaux said,
She has been known to go police and doctor shopping with sexual assault allegations against the father of the children but her claims have never been substantiated.
Manning was due to bring the children to their father on the day after Easter but never showed up. Manning and the father of the two children were scheduled to appear for a custody hearing in Oklahoma tomorrow.
Manning bonded out of jail into the custody of her attorney with the understanding that she would return to Louisiana to face charges.