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Former cheerleader (47) charged with raping boy (15) she met online


Molly Shattuck

Molly Shattuck

Molly Shattuck

A former American Football cheerleader is accused of repeatedly raping a 15-year-old boy she met on Instagram.

Molly Shattuck (47) from Baltimore is in court on multiple rape charges including one where she molested the teenager after supplying him with alcohol during a weekend away.

Court documents reveal that the relationship started in May when the mother-of-three left a comment on one of his Instagram photographs.

Her son then gave the victim her phone number and told him to text her because “she’s obsessed with you”.

The courtship continued for over four months before the teenager went to the police in September.

The most serious allegation against the accused relate to a weekend when she took her children and some of their friends including the victim to a beach house.

She allegedly supplied the teenagers with alcohol and later performed oral sex on the boy.

The mum-of-three, who is separated from billionaire Mayo Shuttuck, is famous for being the oldest NFL cheerleader in history when she worked for Baltimore Ravens at 38.

She is also an author and has written books on healthy living and home-making.

This story has shocked the US, where the mum is known for her wholesome image.

Shattuck was bailed on Wednesday.

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