Mothers and sons usually have a close relationship but this one particular mother and son relationship is unusually close. Because of their strange relationship, the mother and son may face jail time.
Back in February, Monica Mares, 36, and her son, Caleb Peterson, 19, appeared in court after police officers discovered that they had an incestuous relationship. Yuck!
Mares and Peterson were ordered by the court to have no sexual contact with other another but they violated that order in March. They just couldn’t keep their hands off each.
While it seems beyond morally wrong, it is a crime if a mother and son know each other in a biblical sense? Apparently so, at least in Clovis, New Mexico, because they are due back in court in September.
They face separate jury trials over the next few weeks — Peterson on Aug. 25, Mares on Sept. 16. They’ve been banned by the courts from having any more contact with each other.
Even though people have sent them death threats, they’re willing to risk it all because they love each other.
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