Jenelle Evans’ husband David Eason’s notorious temper was on display in court as he exploded in anger amid their custody battle and his daughter Maryssa sobbed after their face to face meeting RadarOnline.com exclusively learned.
The shocking details emerged from an insider after child protective services took all of the reality show star’s children from her after David Eason killed their dog.
On May 17 Jenelle and David appeared for a second day in court where they begged a judge to return their children, Maryssa, 11, Jace, 9, Kaiser, 4 and Ensley, 2, to them, a request the judge ultimately denied.
The fired Teen Mom 2 star and her husband lost the children after CPS investigated the dog’s murder and removed the children from their custody.
The insider revealed to Radar that Ensley had been staying with Maryssa and her maternal grandmother, but she was given to Jenelle’s mom Barbara Evans in court prior to the weekend.
Scroll through Radar’s gallery for exclusive details about David’s courthouse meltdown and Maryssa’s heartbreaking reaction to seeing her father for the first time since being removed from The Land.
“David flipped out in court,” an insider told Radar about Jenelle’s husband who left a handgun in the car while the couple tried to win their children back.
Jenelle’s husband’s anger was evident as he faced the judge, the source told Radar.
“He was sitting in the courtroom and he pulled Jenelle over and was saying very mean things about everything that was going on,” the source revealed to Radar.
“He was saying all this stuff. He was just so mad,” the source said about David’s demeanor in court.
Jenelle and David were allowed to spend an hour with the children in a supervised situation, the source told Radar.
David’s daughter Maryssa was sobbing after her meeting with her dad and Jenelle, the insider explained.
“It was supervised with the Sheriff and social services was in the room and Maryssa ran out hysterical crying into her grandmother’s arms,” the source told Radar.
“David was yelling: ‘What did you do to my child? Why won’t she talk to me?’” after Maryssa’s time with him the insider revealed to Radar.
“Maryssa looked petrified to see her dad,” the insider told Radar. “She was crying the whole time she was in the room with him.”
According to the source, Jenelle's son Kaiser seemed happy with his father Nathan Griffith since he was taken away from her. “Little Kaiser was bearing the brunt of them,” the source said about David’s poor treatment of the toddler. “Now he’s so happy with Nathan.”
“It would be a crying shame if the kids go back to them,” the insider told Radar.
The insider told Radar that Jenelle and David asked for the judge to dismiss the order of taking their children away from them, but he refused. “They’re trying to fight to get rid of it.
David thinks he’s above the law.”