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Jason Belew Charged With Killing Dakota Hughes, 11

October 19, 2009 at 10:53 am by  

Cartwright, Oklahoma – Not a lot of details on this but enough to raise some questions. 11-year-old Dakota Cheyenne Hughes was spending the weekend at her Aunt’s house who lives next door. Reports state that she was up late watching movies with 34-year-old Jason Lee Belew — an acquaintance of one of Dakota’s relatives and a man she had known for about a month. At around 4 a.m. the Aunt woke up and found Dakota dead in a back bedroom and Jason was nowhere to be found. Authorities arrested Belew on a criminal mischief warrant on Sunday then officially charged with 1st degree murder.

Image and video hosting by TinyPicThe medical examiner reported that there were signs of trauma, but the cause of death has not been released. But that’s the last of my questions at this point. I, like others, would like to know what the fuck this girl was doing watching movies with a 34-year-old man and why other family members thought this was ok? I’m not saying that all 34-year-old men are waiting to murder an 11-year-old whenever the opportunity presents itself, but that is just odd. If I had an 11-year-old daughter, I am pretty sure I would not allow her to watch movies late at night alone with another 11-year-old boy – much less a grown man.

She had a friend that came over and watched movies with her,” her father Bill Hughes said. Hughes said he didn’t know Belew personally. I try not to be biased, as little kids die all the time, regardless of the economic class they are brought up in. But I will admit that as soon as I saw the images of the home, my question of “what kind of family would allow a little girl to stay up and watch movies with a man in his thirties” was answered with “Oh, yeah. OK.” Not trying to blame anyone here aside from the person responsible for actually murdering Dakota, but unless Jason was a really, really close friend of the family anyone else feel like some very poor judgment contributed to this tragedy as well?

Guess we will find out as more details are made available.

Image and video hosting by TinyPicUpdate – more information coming out. We got some anonymous information that I will not put up at the moment, but it didn’t paint anyone around Dakota in a good light. Like I stated in the comments, it reminded me of Rowan Ford. Not in the murder, even though both are heinous, but also in their environments. It is being reported that Dakota went with her aunt to pick up Jason, and when they got back Jason and Dakota’s aunt began drinking beer and malt liqour.

The aunt got dizzy and went to bed, leaving Dakota alone with Belew. When she woke up from passing out, she found the naked body of Dakota on the floor of another bedroom and Belew was gone. We have read reports of Dakota being sexually assaulted, strangled and beaten with a bat, but none of that is official – however, it was reported that when Belew was picked up he had blood on his clothing. I’ll keep updating as more information comes out, and enjoy looking at the cocksucker’s mugshot.

Learning that the aunt left Dakota alone with a drunk man that she had only known for a month is really, really starting to grate on my nerves. To imagine what her last moments were like while her aunt snored away in a drunken stupor mere feet away from where she was being murdered. Stories like this makes me wish I was a Christian so I could also drink the Kool-Aid and be comforted by the fact that Dakota was in a better place and that a God had a reason for letting a drunken piece of shit rape and murder a defenseless 11-year-old.

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  • sarabei

    Also, WHAT type of 34 yo man is friends with an 11 yo and in what reality does the family think it is normal enough to “allow” this child to have her 34 yo friend come visit??

  • Zibarro

    Looking at that beautiful little girl (along with the fact she was found dead in a bedroom) — I’m thinking murder wasn’t the first crime on the agenda that night.

    A 34 year old relative? Probably. A 34 year old long time family friend? Possibly. A 34 year old virtual stranger? (which is pretty much what someone is after a month!) Hell no!

    Poor kid. RIP Dakota :(

  • http://www.dreamindemon.com Morbid

    Also, WHAT type of 34 yo man is friends with an 11 yo and in what reality does the family think it is normal enough to “allow” this child to have her 34 yo friend come visit??

    Aunt’s boyfriend?

  • sarabei

    “She had a friend that came over and watched movies with her,” her father Bill Hughes said. Hughes said he didn’t know Belew personally.

    I took this to mean a friend of Dakota’s? Maybe I misread??

  • http://www.dreamindemon.com Morbid

    In the context of the online articles, the statement made by her father of “She had a friend that came over and watched movies with her” sounds like he is talking about Dakota. But he could have very well have been talking about the Aunt. In which it would make a lot more sense that he would have been watching movies with Dakota, especially if the Aunt crashed earlier than he did.

  • sarabei

    Yeah, cause when I read that line I was really freaked out, but the Aunt going to bed and leaving them up is totally out there too. I mean the child should have been put to bed before the Aunt crashed. Also, I tried to find pics of the home environment that you mentioned but could find them; which source link was it??

  • sarabei

    Read more: http://newsok.com/man-34-jailed-in-death-of-cartwright-girl-11/article/3410260#ixzz0UOgythV5
    “She was a sweet little girl. She was friendly to everybody, a sweet kid,” Bill Hughes said of his daughter. “She was a good girl in school. She was friends with everybody.”

    Dakota was a sixth-grader at Colbert Elementary School in Colbert, he said. Dakota was found dead at 375 Dogwood Trail, Brown said.

    “She (Dakota) had a friend that came over and watched movies with her,” Hughes said.

    Hughes said he didn’t know the friend personally and that Dakota had known him for about a month.

    Looks like this 34 yo man was a friend of Dakota’s, at least that is what her father is saying in source #2.

  • runnergirl

    There is so much wrong with this!

  • sarabei

    I want to know more about the family; this whole thing is just plain freaky!

  • biteme

    sarabei
    12:18 pm on October 19th, 2009
    I want to know more about the family; this whole thing is just plain freaky!

    Looks like this 34 yo man was a friend of Dakota’s, at least that is what her father is saying in source #2.

    I totally agree with you, this is some weird shit. if it’s like it reads we’re dealing with some strange adults, definitely need more info

  • runnergirl

    “She had a friend that came over and watched movies with her,” her father Bill Hughes said. Hughes said he didn’t know Belew personally.

    Doesn’t seem like dad had a problem with his daughter hanging with a 34 yo man…that he DID NOT KNOW. Were they pimping her out?

  • sarabei

    ANY of my family would have shit bricks if even attempted a friendship of a man that age! Something is not right here, not right at all!!

  • Aslan

    WHAT type of 34 yo man is friends with an 11 yo

    A pedophile

    in what reality does the family think it is normal enough to “allow” this child to have her 34 yo friend come visit??

    Yeah that’s what really gets to me about this. The first thought is ‘what idiots’ but I think it may be something along with that. I mean there is no doubt they are idiots. I guess it’s the absolute lack of responsibility when it comes to this child’s safety/welfare/well being whathaveyou. Not to mention I wouldn’t let someone hang in my house after I went to bed. I’m weird that way. I’m also well over the age of 11. I certainly wouldn’t let someone sit and ‘watch movies’ with a child in my charge while I went to sleep.

    This is just so sad

  • sarabei

    Yeah that’s what really gets to me about this. The first thought is ‘what idiots’ but I think it may be something along with that. I mean there is no doubt they are idiots. I guess it’s the absolute lack of responsibility when it comes to this child’s safety/welfare/well being whathaveyou. Not to mention I wouldn’t let someone hang in my house after I went to bed. I’m weird that way. I’m also well over the age of 11. I certainly wouldn’t let someone sit and ‘watch movies’ with a child in my charge while I went to sleep.

    This is just so sad

    That is what bothers me so much about this too, bad enough everyone in her family (certainly dad and aunt) knew about this “friendship” but they actually appeared to accept it……what a waste of a young life…I want to see the place these people live and are from. Honestly this sound like something from an inbred community of illiterate backwoods idiots.

  • maggieann

    Ok for one thing you ppl dont know the hole story to start with, I an a neighbor to this family, and i know the the father, and he stated to me that if he know that jason was at his sister house that Dakota would not have gone to her house at all!!!! this is a single father raising 2 daughters….. and is doing a awsome job if any of you want to blame some 1 blame the aunt for letting the man come to her house and doing this,, as if i had some 1 else child at my house i would never lat some one i have knew for a month to be aound my family

  • Zibarro

    sarabei
    1:23 pm on October 19th, 2009

    Honestly this sound like something from an inbred community of illiterate backwoods idiots.

    maggieann
    2:26 pm on October 19th, 2009

    Ok for one thing you ppl dont know the hole story to start with, I an a neighbor to this family, and i know the the father, and he stated to me that if he know that jason was at his sister house that Dakota would not have gone to her house at all!!!! this is a single father raising 2 daughters….. and is doing a awsome job if any of you want to blame some 1 blame the aunt for letting the man come to her house and doing this,,as if i had some 1 else child at my house i would never lat some one i have knew for a month to be aound my family

    Kinda like that? :O

  • sarabei

    Kinda like that? :O

    EXACTLY like that!!

    Ok for one thing you ppl dont know the hole story to start with, I an a neighbor to this family, and i know the the father, and he stated to me that if he know that jason was at his sister house that Dakota would not have gone to her house at all!!!! this is a single father raising 2 daughters….. and is doing a awsome job if any of you want to blame some 1 blame the aunt for letting the man come to her house and doing this,, as if i had some 1 else child at my house i would never lat some one i have knew for a month to be aound my family

    I am sorry, but an AWESOME dad, even one raising the kids alone, KNOWS not to let his daughter who is only 11 be “friends” with a 34 year old FULL grown man. We won’t go into allowing her to go over, sleep over none the less, with an Aunt who apparently doesn’t have a brain cell to her credit rattling around her cranium.

  • http://www.dreamindemon.com Morbid

    I only have an issue with the Dad if Dakota was friends with Jason and he knew about it, even though he did state that he did not know Jason personally. What I want cleared up is if Jason was a friend of Dakota’s, or if he was a friend of the aunt. Because if he was a friend of the aunt and just happened to be at the home, then I am not sure what the Dad could have done to prevent this.

  • http://www.dreamindemon.com/forums/forumdisplay.php?f=12 Athena

    I am sorry, but an AWESOME dad, even one raising the kids alone, KNOWS not to let his daughter who is only 11 be “friends” with a 34 year old FULL grown man. We won’t go into allowing her to go over, sleep over none the less, with an Aunt who apparently doesn’t have a brain cell to her credit rattling around her cranium.

    We don’t know that dad knew the aunt was allowing his child to hang out with a 34 year old man, unsupervised. In fact, he probably had no idea.

    And, even if this aunt had displayed questionable judgment in the past, she’s family, and her close proximity probably made dad feel comfortable with allowing his daughter to visit. After all, she’s just next door.

    It’s WAY too early to be jumping on dad, here. For the time being, the responsibility to keep that girl safe lied squaredly on the aunt, and it was the aunt who failed.

  • http://www.dreamindemon.com Morbid

    It’s WAY too early to be jumping on dad, here. For the time being, the responsibility to keep that girl safe lied squaredly on the aunt, and it was the aunt who failed.

    Exactly. At this point – with the info being reported – this Dad let his daughter spend the night with his sister, and now she is dead at the hands of a man who was there without his knowledge.

  • biteme

    Morbid, your probably right
    It would make more sense if this was the aunt’s friend and she crashed and left him alone with Dakota. Some of these stories are copied from 1 source so you get the same mistake made over and over (Dakota’s friend).

  • http://www.dreamindemon.com Morbid

    The confusion is coming from that one damn sentence in which the news report inserted Dakota’s name.

    She (Dakota) had a friend that came over and watched movies with her,” Hughes said.

    If that was correct, then there are some issue all the war around. But if not, then again, I just do not see where the father is at fault. Guess we will find out more. I am hoping Maggieann comes back and clarifies that one point.

  • Zibarro

    Someone posted this in the comments on Tulsa World: (http://www.tulsaworld.com/news/article.aspx?subjectid=11&articleid=20091019_11_A8_CRWIHm369086)

    tulsandn, out in the woods (10/19/2009 12:46:17 PM)
    The man was the aunt’s boyfriend, the mother is on drugs & left the girl with her sister quite often….

    The man strangled her & had his way with the girl before he ran away….

    There are more details but I won’t write those….

    :(

  • http://www.dreamindemon.com Morbid

    Well if that above quote is true, like I stated before, that makes a lot more sense.

  • sarabei

    That is sad, and if the dad knew nothing about this man, he, of course, did nothing wrong. And yes, that one sentence is what caught my attention. That quote by Zibarro backs up what Morbid stated up front, it was probably the Aunt’s BF. I do hope we get some clarification on this.

  • Veronica

    It’s WAY too early to be jumping on dad, here. For the time being, the responsibility to keep that girl safe lied squaredly on the aunt, and it was the aunt who failed.

    Yup, and you know who isn’t even being mentioned at all in this rush to blame/question Dad? JASON LEE BELEW, CHILD MURDERER.

  • sarabei

    Yup, and you know who isn’t even being mentioned at all in this rush to blame/question Dad? JASON LEE BELEW, CHILD MURDERER.

    I just think the whole thing is sad; poor little thing; And yeah, the Jason ought to be catching the shit for sure. That one damn little sentence!!

  • http://www.dreamindemon.com Morbid

    Yup, and you know who isn’t even being mentioned at all in this rush to blame/question Dad? JASON LEE BELEW, CHILD MURDERER.

    Not trying to blame anyone here aside from the person responsible for actually murdering Dakota, but unless Jason was a really, really close friend of the family anyone else feel like some very poor judgment contributed to this tragedy as well?

    Who killed Dakota was never in question, people are just speculating on who else contributed to it. The way the http://www.newsok.com article was written, the father knew about the 34-year-old man and wrote it in a way that made it seem as if he was Dakota’s friend.

  • Zibarro

    CARTWRIGHT — A Texas man has been charged with first-degree murder in the death of 11-year-old Dakota Cheyenne Hughes.
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    The girl’s nude body was found beaten and strangled about 4 a.m. Sunday at her aunt’s house in Cartwright.

    Read more: http://newsok.com/man-charged-in-death-of-11-year-old-cartwright-girl/article/3410323#ixzz0UPfKHaRr

    I hope he gets the death penalty – and something is seriously fucked up with the aunt, too. How does your niece get beaten, raped and strangled in the middle of the night and you not hear ANYTHING??

    Stupid cunt.

    RIP Dakota :(

  • IrishSparkle

    Ok, I know that everyone has been quick to blame the father, and trust me, my father would have beat the crap out of anyone 3 years older than me growing up, much less 23 years older! Here is my question….they were at the aunts house….why is it that NO ONE has wanted to blame the aunt? Does anyone but me think she might have had something to do with this? I can’t sleep through my child tossing and turning much less something that had to have been going on there. I am sure it is too early to tell but I truly hope that they have a few questions for the aunt! JMO but something screams bullshit when it comes to the aunt sleeping through this or that.

    RIP Dakota!

  • Veronica

    Who killed Dakota was never in question, people are just speculating on who else contributed to it. The way the http://www.newsok.com article was written, the father knew about the 34-year-old man and wrote it in a way that made it seem as if he was Dakota’s friend.

    I get that, but sometimes I feel that the murderers/abusers/rapists themselves sort of get lost in the shuffle of “who to blame.” No doubt we hear about some monumentally idiotic parents on DD on a regular basis, so I get the frustration with those charged with supervising and caring for the kids in these stories.

    I think what got me here is that even if Dakota’s dad DID know she was hanging around with a 34-year-old and allowed it, clearly he’s a fucking moron with piss-poor judgment, but I don’t think anyone could anticipate that he would actually murder her.

    Who knows, it may turn out that the dad didn’t actually know, and was referring to the aunt and not Dakota when he referred to “her friend.” But if he did know, he should definitely be called out for his stupidity.

  • sarabei

    think what got me here is that even if Dakota’s dad DID know she was hanging around with a 34-year-old and allowed it, clearly he’s a fucking moron with piss-poor judgment, but I don’t think anyone could anticipate that he would actually murder her.

    I think knowingly letting your child be friends with a 34 YO man goes beyond bad judgement and waltzes right into opening the door for a pedophile and handing him your daughter trussed up like a Christmas turkey.

    Again, I DO hope that statement gets clarified. It has bugged me ever since reading it.

  • maggieann

    ok Dakota was not friends with jason, the aunt was friends with jason and the father did not know he was going to be there, yes the aunt need her head examed jsut me i blame her not the father he had told his sister do not have ur boyfriends around my kids!!! was there to spend the night with her aunt not to be with jason stop blaming her father for this!!!!!!!!!!

  • maggieann

    and eveny 1 does not know the hole story here as u are not here to know so before u go blaming some get the real story

  • http://www.dreamindemon.com Morbid

    ok Dakota was not friends with jason, the aunt was friends with jason and the father did not know he was going to be there, yes the aunt need her head examed jsut me i blame her not the father he had told his sister do not have ur boyfriends around my kids!!! was there to spend the night with her aunt not to be with jason stop blaming her father for this!!!!!!!!!!

    Thanks for the clarification. And if you would read the comments, no one is blaming the father. They were saying the father was an idiot if Dakota was friends with a 34-year-old man and her father knew about it. None of this was the case, so you can lay off the exclamation points.

  • Veronica

    I hope he gets the death penalty – and something is seriously fucked up with the aunt, too. How does your niece get beaten, raped and strangled in the middle of the night and you not hear ANYTHING??

    Stupid cunt.

    RIP Dakota :(

    Beaten and strangled? I see the death penalty in this worthless fucker’s future. I wish I could kill him myself. As for the aunt, being that she was THERE, I would really love to hear her explanation. The world’s deepest sleeper, perhaps? I call bullshit on that. Maybe passed out drunk?

    I don’t know why, but it pisses me off even more when I hear that the murderer beat the victim first. Like it’s not enough that you raped and killed her, you fucker, you had to BEAT her, too? Just thinking about it makes ME feel homicidal…

  • http://www.dreamindemon.com Morbid

    We are getting contacted anonymously and it seems as if Dakota’s story echoes Rowan Ford in a lot of ways.

  • sarabei

    Poor little thing probably put up quite the fight…I hope he fries too!!!

  • http://www.dreamindemon.com/forums/forumdisplay.php?f=12 Athena

    We are getting contacted anonymously and it seems as if Dakota’s story echoes Rowan Ford in a lot of ways.

    I hate to hear that.

  • sarabei

    I hate to hear that.

    Me too, that one still makes my stomach twist!

  • Zibarro

    Morbid
    4:35 pm on October 19th, 2009

    We are getting contacted anonymously and it seems as if Dakota’s story echoes Rowan Ford in a lot of ways.

    Odd.. that is who I thought of when I first read this story :(

    I hate to hear that.

    Me too, that one still makes my stomach twist!

    Mine too. It gave me nightmares then – and gives them to me now, too. The suffering she bore was way beyond human tolerance. To think this child may have even suffered 1/10 of that sickens and hurts my soul.

    RIP Dakota :(
    RIP Rowan :(

  • ecvmanzo

    If the dad did not know this Jason guy, and was not aware his daughter was “watching” tv with him, I just can’t judge him. Now the aunt, well she is a fucktard. If someone trust me with their child, to watch over them in their absence, I would NEVER go to bed, and allow any male or female friends to stay with them. That is irresponsible, and because she was irresponsible, the pedo evil creep took the life from Dakota. Throw the damn aunt in jail, she is just as guilty.

  • biteme

    Poor Rowan, at least Dakota wasn’t dumped in a sinkhole and left to rot.
    I see no reason once found guilty, to not place these degenerates in GP and let the animals at them, they should be made to beg to die.

  • maggieann

    ty, some 1 got what i was saying i do blame the aunt and i hope like hell she goes to jail too and yes they was drinking, who cares she was to watch over Dakota and didnt i blame her jsut as much as i blame jason they both need to die a slow death

  • sarabei

    ty, some 1 got what i was saying i do blame the aunt and i hope like hell she goes to jail too and yes they was drinking, who cares she was to watch over Dakota and didnt i blame her jsut as much as i blame jason they both need to die a slow death

    Sorry if the father didn’t know about Jason, from that one sentence surely you can see why I was confused and totally outraged!! However, as it appears he didn’t know and this man wasn’t supposed to be there, my sympathies to the father and Dakota’s sister.

  • dreamstorm1220

    maggieann,
    Would you mind telling us your age and relationship to all of this? I am NOT doubting you or being rude by any means. Just curious.

  • MadeaBecBec

    Sounds like the Aunt of this precious child, wasn’t all that responsible or a healthy example to an 11 year old. But, I can see where Dakotas Dad would allow her to stay overnight, that’s his sister, plus he lived next door. Poor Dad must really be distraught, not only because he has lost a daughter in a vile and evil way, but under his very own sisters watch, by his sisters “friend”, I am sure he feels some measure of guilt about it anyway and how will he or can he forgive his sister. Man, I feel a whole lotta anguish for this family….
    Dakota, a beautiful name, having it’s orgin in Native American, it means Friend or Ally and Smiling Forever, perfect for this beautiful girl, who is now in a more beautiful place, forever smiling.
    May God strike Jason Bellew with His almighty lighting, soon! Very soon!

  • maggieann

    i am 42 yrs old and i live by them my childern go to school with her

  • ajck

    So the family is grieving. They know what happened. They know that if the aunt could have stopped it she would have. And you people, saying all these bad things towards the aunt and father is not helping them. Please people think about what you are saying and learn facts before saying these hateful things towards the family.
    R.I.P Dakota Cheyenne Hughes
    You were the sweetest girl and will be missed by many.

  • maggieann

    yes Dakota will be miss very much so by many, and my heart goes out to her father and her sister

  • Brittany61805

    I feel very sorry for her. She was a special ed child so she was probably scared she didnt know what to do. she guy that she was up with was actually her aunts boyfriend so thats why he was there. Honestly Dokota was a sweet little girl she will be missed very much.
    She attended Colbert Elementery 6th grade. I am in 7th grade but i went to school with her last year. she was sweet she was never mean to anybody.
    i have been told that he raped her and then beat her with a baseball bat.
    She didnt deserve any of this. she was as sweet as can be.

  • Zibarro

    So the family is grieving. They know what happened. They know that if the aunt could have stopped it she would have. And you people, saying all these bad things towards the aunt and father is not helping them. Please people think about what you are saying and learn facts before saying these hateful things towards the family.

    Do you realize where you are? What “facts” would you have us know before we speak? What POSSIBLE excuse could the aunt have for 1. Leaving her 11 year old niece alone with this murderous, raping bastard? 2. Sleeping soooo soundly that he could beat, rape and strangle Dakota completely unnoticed?
    Put up or shut up.

    R.I.P Dakota Cheyenne Hughes
    You were the sweetest girl and will be missed by many.

    Probably the only sane thing you’ve contributed. I can agree with this part.

    I feel very sorry for her. She was a special ed child so she was probably scared she didnt know what to do. she guy that she was up with was actually her aunts boyfriend so thats why he was there. Honestly Dokota was a sweet little girl she will be missed very much.
    She attended Colbert Elementery 6th grade. I am in 7th grade but i went to school with her last year. she was sweet she was never mean to anybody.
    i have been told that he raped her and then beat her with a baseball bat.
    She didnt deserve any of this. she was as sweet as can be.

    Thank you Brittany. I am so very sorry for the loss of your friend. I am not very comfortable with your presence here – but only because I hate to see young children exposed to such atrocities and (in the case of so many here.. me included) such graphic language.

    Upon reading this – my heart just breaks more and more. Some say suicidal people are the most selfish – I beg to differ. I think murdering bastards beat them hands down. I truly hate this person – sight unseen. I hate ALL who would harm.. or kill children.

  • midwestmon

    So let me get this straight…the father is a great dad…and the aunt is a great aunt??? So how is it an 11 year old child is left to hang out with a 34 year old man that no one really knows…something is NOT right. Any half way decent parent does’nt do that…let your kid hang out with 30 something adults…and the child was beaten and strangled…Who the hell sleeps through that?…unless you’re unconscious…under the influence of something. People…this happens WAY too often…Just goes to show you never REALLY know what goes on behind close doors…and you should trust no one with your kids…

  • skeptik

    I am sorry for jumping to conclusions and assuming that Dakota’s father allowed her to have a 30-something friend. I am not sorry for jumping to the conclusion that the family surrounding her failed her horribly. Seems that was the case. My sympathies are with her father and sister who will suffer immeasurably at her loss. Rest in peace, Dakota.

  • http://profile.imageshack.us/user/popeyeray/images/detail/#268/01122009.jpg popeyeray

    Great post and info! Surely this section has to be the most popular at dreamindemon. Hmm – I could have sworn this was titled “FORBIDDEN FRUITS” a short while ago, have you just changed it or are my eyes deceiving me? I know that I often enjoy perusing these “Sweets” and reading your views and opinions – some top notch stuff for sure. Wonder what hairy bearded man did with this naughty girl with an attitude when no one was lookin? >:-()
    Hopefully Jason’s FREE RIDE to MAGGOT MANOR is waitin’ OH YEAH!

  • dreamstorm1220

    Zibarro, the 11 year old special needs niece.

  • MadeaBecBec


    Jason Belew Mugshot

    According to an affidavit of probable cause 11-year-old, Dakota Hughes went with her aunt, Debbie Hughes, to pick up 34-year-old Jason Lee Belew on Saturday afternoon and took him back to Debbie’s home in Cartwright, Oklahoma. There, Debbie and Belew reportedly consumed beer and malt liquor until around 10:30 that night.

    According to reports, Debbie felt dizzy and went to bed, leaving Dakota alone with Belew. When Debbie woke up around four Sunday morning she says that Belew was gone and she found Dakota dead, her naked body lying on a bedroom floor.

    In other words, Debbie passed out, wonder what woke her?

    Source

  • Zibarro

    dreamstorm1220
    10:36 pm on October 19th, 2009

    Zibarro, the 11 year old special needs niece.

    My bad. A very important distinction – imho. Thank you.

    I’m still calling “Stupid Cunt” on the aunt. Never thought badly of dad – hope no info comes out to change that, either.

  • Zibarro

    MadeaBecBec
    10:57 pm on October 19th, 2009

    In other words, Debbie passed out, wonder what woke her?

    A bladder full of beer and malt liquor, no doubt.

  • MadeaBecBec


    Not sure if this one will work, but here its anywho!!
    He has those evil beady eyes!

  • dreamstorm1220

    Zibarro my dear, you can call that slag whatever you wish. I cant seem to find the words to express what I think… I humbly defer to your experience here at DD and trust that you know that of which you speak (or type..)

  • http://www.dreamindemon.com Morbid

    I went ahead and added the mugshot and new information to the main article.

  • dreamstorm1220

    I would just like to say.. I am fairly new here as far as commenting goes. I read the front page for a while… registered and read further with no comments (you guys seemed to have it all under control) and have just recently started to voice my opinion. I tend to stay pretty quiet unless I have something to say that hasn’t been said (quite a rare occurance here if i may kiss a little ass).
    In this instance, it has been mentioned (Morbid, I think) that Dakota’s surroundings may not have been as wholesome, nurturing.. fuck even ADEQUATE, as they should have been.
    When I asked the person closely involved who she was and her age, I honestly expected this to be a child.
    The posts.. What she said and how she said it, TO ME, seemed to be written by a kid in middle school.
    SO.. If this is the person standing up for her, what the FUCK was poor Dakota left with?

  • http://www.dreamindemon.com Morbid

    Not sure if this one will work, but here its anywho!!

    Just use the IMG button. All you need to do is input the image path and an optional description.

  • Wonder

    when I first starting writing this the article was posted 1 min ago, now it has been 35 and I see you have the mug shot

    http://newsok.com/man-faces-charge-in-cartwright-killing/article/3410496

    click the mug shot for larger view

    a more mature picture of Dakota standing infront of the refrig.
    http://newsok.com/man-arrested-in-death-of-cartwright-girl-11/article/3410188

    http://www.kxii.com/news/headlines/64840137.html

    Belew was arrested Sunday afternoon in Sherman on an outstanding warrant. Police say he had Debbie Hughes’ cell phone on his person and had what appeared to be blood stains on his clothing.

    Bryan County District Attorney Emily Redman says there is sufficient evidence to charge Belew with first degree murder.

    “The only possible punishments for murder in the first degree are life in prison, life in prison without parole, and death,” said Redman.

    Brittany61805 says, i have been told that he raped her and then beat her with a baseball bat.

    With a Ballbat – Oh how horrible and so unnecessary!!!

    Wouldn’t surprise me one bit the slipped something in Debbie’s drink so he could have alone time with the young babe, He might be on drugs as well, It is very difficult to understand how she didn’t hear the child beaten or screaming. He may have held a pillow over her face or gagged her. we really don’t know. Debbie could be like that

    christina-sykora-wasnt-in-the-mood-so-she-offers-up-a-7-year-old

    http://www.dreamindemon.com/2009/10/06/christina-sykora-wasnt-in-the-mood-so-she-offers-up-a-7-year-old/

    ——————————————

    sign Dakota’s Guest Book

    http://www.legacy.com/gb2/default.aspx?bookid=1258560054734#

    ——————
    Where is the affidavit please?

  • ajck

    Fact 1: Sadly not everyone where’s a sign that’s says “I’m a psycho child rapist/killer”. (not unless he was a registered sex offender, and if that’s the case then it was very poor judgment on the aunts part)
    Fact 2: The psycho slipped a little something into the aunts drink. (I don’t know what)
    Fact 3: The aunt has known him for a few months.
    Fact 4: You can’t always trust the media.
    Fact 5: I wish I could share more, but I won’t out of respect.

  • Zibarro

    dreamstorm1220
    11:57 pm on October 19th, 2009

    I would just like to say.. I am fairly new here as far as commenting goes.

    Well, welcome to the FP! What the hell took you so long? LOL j/k

    I tend to stay pretty quiet unless I have something to say that hasn’t been said (quite a rare occurance here if i may kiss a little ass).

    LM(well kissed)AO! Seriously, though… say it even if it’s been said 50 times. It tends to bring the tard defenders out of hiding sometimes ;)

    In this instance, it has been mentioned (Morbid, I think) that Dakota’s surroundings may not have been as wholesome, nurturing.. fuck even ADEQUATE, as they should have been.
    When I asked the person closely involved who she was and her age, I honestly expected this to be a child.
    The posts.. What she said and how she said it, TO ME, seemed to be written by a kid in middle school.
    SO.. If this is the person standing up for her, what the FUCK was poor Dakota left with?

    Unfortunately, as is the case with too many children like Dakota (and poor Rowan) – not much. Poverty and parental neglect are a pedophiles best friend, it seems. These kids make easy targets. I’m sure her father did all he could… but when you mix a predator with people who are starving for attention/affection or acceptance – you have a recipe for disaster. Throw ignorance into the mix and you’re damn near guaranteeing the predators success. I wish people would stop with the “it can’t happen to me” attitude and instead, adopt the “it can happen to anyone – including me” approach. Maybe then, 34 year old deviants won’t gain access to 11 year old special needs (in so many ways) children – or any other children, for that matter.

  • Zibarro

    ajck
    12:57 am on October 20th, 2009

    Fact 1: Sadly not everyone where’s a sign that’s says “I’m a psycho child rapist/killer”. (not unless he was a registered sex offender, and if that’s the case then it was very poor judgment on the aunts part)

    All the more reason you don’t give virtual strangers access you your children! WTF? Because he didn’t wear a sign – leaving Dakota alone with him was OK?? The aunt showed poor judgment regardless of whether or not anyone knew he could be a RSO.

    Fact 2: The psycho slipped a little something into the aunts drink. (I don’t know what)

    That’s terrible – but had she been smart and responsiblebefore she went to lie down – she would have asked him to leave or had Dakota picked up! She still left them alone together! She should NOT have been getting drunk with her FB in Dakota’s presence – period. She’s a stupid, irresponsible twat.

    Fact 3: The aunt has known him for a few months.

    Need a new shovel yet? You just keep digging a deeper hole. “A few months”??? Sooooo… only people you just meet are dangerous? Dear Lord – what kind of backwoods community is this? Is there no common sense present at all? Has it been inbred out of everyone??

    Fact 4: You can’t always trust the media.

    Nope. Just 34 year old virtual strangers, right?

    Fact 5: I wish I could share more, but I won’t out of respect.

    I think that’s a good thing. You aren’t helping matters much.

  • CassieMomma

    in what reality does the family think it is normal enough to “allow” this child to have her 34 yo friend come visit??

    I think for the most part we pretty much cleared up that the father wasn’t aware and that the Aunt made a horrible decision that she has to live with. I blame her a lot, even if the asshole put something in her drink I still don’t understand why he was even allowed to come over for a night of partying if an 11 year old was staying over. I also remember being 11 and that age is so tricky. I remember one time I was staying over at my friends house. She was about 3 years older than me and she had an older sister. Her sister and her boyfriend came into the room to watch movies with us and for me it was very akward (I was already in my pj’s, etc.), and other people were there, I wasn’t alone. Their parents were in the other room for goodness sake. I can’t imagine what she went through, but it breaks my heart. R.I.P. Dakota!

  • http://www.dreamindemon.com/forums/forumdisplay.php?f=12 Athena

    Ajck – Debbie leaving this child with her sleazy, intoxicated boyfriend was poor judgment whether or not he had a sign advertising his violent pedophilia. Did you know that, aside from biological parents, “male acquaintenances” (friends and boyfriends) account for the next largest chunk of child murders? Secondly, this bitch was sitting around drinking malt liquor and had the wherewithal to get herself to bed and you’re going to buy her “I was slipped a mickey,” excuse?

    I don’t know what your proximity to Debbie is, but it must be close. I don’t know how else you could be so blind.

  • sarabei

    Zibarro…I think I love you!! Perfectly summed up!

  • Deety

    Fact 4: You can’t always trust the media.

    Nope. Just 34 year old virtual strangers, right?

    Now that’s funny!

    I know no one here will agree with me, but I think you are being too hard on the aunt. Don’t get me wrong, she showed exceptionally poor judgement and was totally irresponsible. But she’s also (from what I read) not a parent, so her child-care skills are understandably crappy.

    I’m sure they were in the middle of a movie when the aunt got tired (or the malt liquor caught up with her), and she didn’t want to make everyone else stop the movie. She must have figured “What could happen, I’ll just be in the other room.”

    Normal people (i.e. people who don’t read DD on a daily basis :-p ) don’t automatically assume their new boyfriend will rape and murder a child the first chance he gets. Yes, the aunt was stupid and irresponsible (drinking all day w/ the boyfriend when she should have been spending time with her niece), but this is not a reasonably expected outcome of that kind of irresponsibility. She didn’t go off to work and leave the boyfriend to babysit the girl, she just headed to bed a little earlier than them. She was just in the other room!

    Who could expect that a man would do this with someone in the next room?!?

  • LeeMouse

    I’m not a parent, either, but I know well enough not to leave my 11 year-old niece alone with a virtual stranger. I also know well enough not to get so piss-drunk that I pass out when I’m supposed to be babysitting. Forget the shifty boyfriend–what if there’d been a fire? Normal people don’t pick up loser men, make them into “boyfriends,” and then get shitfaced on malt liquor when you have the care of a child in your hands. Normal people also don’t sleep through the sounds of a rape and bludgeoning. She didn’t just “head off to bed earlier” than the other two–she passed out because she’d been drinking cheap booze all night. Normal people don’t do that with a child in their care, parent or not. Normal people aren’t “stupid and irresponsible.” Stupid and irresponsible people are stupid and irresponsible.

    Which is why I don’t feel bad about holding the father somewhat accountable, as well. Relative or not, you don’t leave your child with a sister that you KNOW is stupid and irresponsible. Leaving your tween daughter with a sister who’s a drunk, and who shacks up with shifty-eyed losers that she barely knows, is asking for trouble–if not in the short term, then in the long term, when your daughter is a pregnant druggie by the age of 15, having effectively ruined any chance she had for a decent future. I know my relatives, too, and I would NEVER trust a child around some of them, blood relation or not. But then, I’m not stupid and irresponsible (nor prepared to accept stupidity and irresponsibility as something that an adult can’t help being).

    There’s a huge difference between “understandably crappy” child-care skills as in, “I don’t know how to change a diaper,” and “understandably crappy” child-care skills as in, “I will get so shitfaced that I leave my niece with a man I’ve known only a few months–and then I’ll pass out so soundly that come flood, fire, or hell in the form of a baseball bat, I’ll sleep right through it and leave her to fend for herself.” One of those is poor-child care skills; the other is just fucking inexcusable.

  • LeeMouse

    Would a normal, non-DD reading person be able to anticipate that a man might do something like this with someone in the next room? Maybe…maybe not. But a normal, non-DD reading person will still be able to anticipate that if you raise a child in this kind of environment, SOMETHING bad is bound to happen.

    I’m sick-to-death of parents who seem to actually go out of their way to stack the odds against their children. It doesn’t take a genius to see that there are some things you can do to try to give your kids a chance to get a decent education and maybe get the hell out of there one day, and some things that you do that will virtually assure the cycle of dysfunction continues, generation after generation after stupid, irresponsible generation.

  • http://www.dreamindemon.com/forums/forumdisplay.php?f=12 Athena

    There’s a huge difference between “understandably crappy” child-care skills as in, “I don’t know how to change a diaper,” and “understandably crappy” child-care skills as in, “I will get so shitfaced that I leave my niece with a man I’ve known only a few months–and then I’ll pass out so soundly that come flood, fire, or hell in the form of a baseball bat, I’ll sleep right through it and leave her to fend for herself.” One of those is poor-child care skills; the other is just fucking inexcusable.

    Hear, hear!

    Not leaving someone else’s child with one of your loadie buddies is common bloody sense. She shouldn’t have to anticipate that this man would rape and kill her niece; any number of bad things could have happened, including kidnapping, assault, he could have given her alcohol or drugs, he could have shaved all her hair off her head, etc.

    And who even knows how long Debbie had known this guy. The same person claiming she knew him for “a few” months is also claiming he slipped Debbie a pill of some sort (insert eye roll here). “Known him” could mean Debbie saw him around at parties or bars, or she “knew” him through a friend of a friend. She clearly didn’t know this fuck long enough to establish any reasonable justification for trusting him.

  • amariekade

    It’s unfortunate that we live in a world where 2 grown adults would sit around for hours consuming alcohol anywhere near an 11-year old child. Much less, the Aunt drinking to the point of passing out and leaving her ‘male friend acquaintence’ of merely 1 month, alone with her 11-year old niece. To make this story worse, the Grandparents to this child live within walking distance of the house where all of this took place. The Aunt shouldve just taken her niece there before taking part in a drinking binge with her male buddy. Dakota’s Father has had issues with his Sister’s boyfriends in the past, there have been typical white trash fights in this neighborhood between that family and other ‘gentlemen callers’ of the Aunt….to put it nicely.
    It’s only my opinion, but I think the Aunt is 100% at fault for the death of her niece, and should carry that with her the rest of her days. SHE was responsible for the well-being of that child. However, SHE chose to bring that person into her home while caring for her niece, SHE chose to drink to the point of passing out and leaving Dakota unattended with a man she’d only known for 1 month, and SHE should also be charged in this case for negligence at the least….

    I pray for strength for Dakota’s family and friends. This is so hard for everyone involved, it has rocked the entire Bryan County area to the core. It’s impossible to wrap your brain around how someone could do something so vicious to an innocent child. I pray justice is served properly to Jason ‘shit bag’ Belew….and the guilt will probably be plenty of justice for the Aunt

  • MandyD80

    I am sad to know my cousin died this way… With that said all must know her father loved his daughters very much. He took care of those kids on his own. His girls are his world. He worked hard to raise them on his own. He is a very strong and loving man & hope & prey he stays that way for his girls… B

  • nctexas1976

    ok the bad parenting crowd can rest a little easier tonight, they have found the dad dead

  • http://www.myspace.com/kelli_laine_doa mom_of_Kelli

    ok the bad parenting crowd can rest a little easier tonight, they have found the dad dead

    ^^ nooooo

    can you link to that please?
    i couldnt find anything about it online.

  • nctexas1976
  • majustamom

    This is just awful, the poor child that has now lost her sister has lost her dad.

  • nctexas1976

    sometimes things just dont seem fair. i hope the sister has the support and help she needs

  • mandydibianca

    R.I.P. Baby girl, we will never for get you! I hope you & your Daddy watch over your big sister… No child should die & in no way should a child be taken from the earth this way. Sadly this happens every damn day cause the abusers receive little to no jail time for the crime of child abuse & rape. & what will our children grow up to be when all they see is hate & misery?