Mama June Shares ‘Truth Video’ Over Claims She’s Dating Child Molester

Posted on October 27th, 2014 at 12:18 pm
True Mama June Shannon Mama June Shannon is "setting the record straight" over rumors she's dating convicted child molester Mark McDaniel. The Here Comes Honey Boo Boo star posted a video to Facebook after TLC revealed they're cancelling the show that made her famous. "This a truth video and answering some of y'all questions over the last few months since we have had to stay quiet and hope this helps and a appreciation video to all our awesome fans over yrs..." Mama June captioned the video. The 35-year-old also wrote over the weekend, "I want to make a post trying to clear up the rumors. Remember you can't believe everything you read! Ppl sell stories to the tabloid everyday that r false! It isnt true i promise my kids r #1 priority over anything else and I would never put them in danger period over this or anything else they r my life this is my past I left him 10 yrs ago for it and I wouldn't go back." According to TMZ, McDaniel was allegedly once convicted of forcing oral sex on one of June's family members, who was only eight years old at the time. Mama June has since taken down the Facebook video.