Matthew Ross Mahaney, 28 year old from the Holland area was arraigned February 28, 2013 in the Holland District Court on charges of Criminal Sexual Conduct in the 3rd degree for his sexual involvement with a minor child. The district court set his bond on the CSC charge at $20,000.00 cash/surety. Mahaney was also arraigned on outstanding warrants as well: 3 Malicious Destruction of Property and 1 for assault and bond was set at $5,000 cash or surety on each charge.
On Wednesday, February 27 around 1130 Holland Police were contacted by the Ottawa County Sheriff’s Department out at the Wooden Shoe Motel where they tracked Matthew Mahaney who was with a 14 year Holland township girl that had willingly run away from her home with Mahaney. Through an investigation it was determined that Mahaney committed criminal sexual conduct in the 3rd degree with the minor.