California couple charged with torture and mayhem

Rocky Alan Stainette, 24, and Reyna Monique Rodriguez, 26, of Selma, California. [Image credit: Selma Police Department]

Officers with the Selma Police Department responded shortly before 5:00 pm on Thursday, October 8 to a call for a welfare check on a 6-year-old boy.


The child was found to have multiple visible injuries which included severe busing, abrasions and swelling over his head, face, and body.  The child was transported to a nearby hospital by Emergency Medical Services where he is now receiving treatment and is in the care of Child Protective Services.


His mother, 26-year-old Reyna Monique Rodriguez and her boyfriend, 24-year-old Rocky Alan Stainette were both arrested and booked into the Fresno County Jail.


Rodriguez has been charged with child endangerment.  Her bail has been set at $25,000.


Stainette has also been charged with child endangerment as well as additional charges of torture and mayhem. His total bail is $450,000.