Hockley County Justice of the Peace for Precinct 5, Brenda Nock signed a reduced bond order for Payden Allen, 18.
He is facing a murder charge in Hockley County after his father, Brandon Allen was found with a gunshot wound at his home on Nevada Road in Anton. Bond had been officially set at $250,000, The bond was lowered to $100,000 after the recommendation was made by the Hockley County District Attorney’s Office. The recommendation was approved by District Attorney, Chris Dennis.
Their were numerous conditions attached to the bond reduction. Those conditions include, he must reside with his mother at her residence in Wallis, TX which is west of Houston; may not drive or operate any motor vehicle; may not have access to any firearms; must be home between 9pm and 6am unless he is with his mother; must report by phone to his probation officer in Hockley County every week and report in person once a month. He must also maintain absolute abstinence from any alcohol or drugs, not commit any crime of any level, he also cannot travel outside of the county of his residence near Houston and he and his mother was informed if he does not abide by ALL of these conditions he will be immediately re-arrested.
He also cannot have any contact with his dad’s side of the family.