Tyler Baltierra’s dad Butch Baltierra was sent to prison after he pleaded guilty to OUI in March 2022. This isn’t the first time he got in trouble with the law. Learn more about him below.
We cover everything from age, job, and his current relationship below in this article.
Meet Butch Baltierra, Tyler Baltierra Dad
Teen Mom star Tyler Baltierra’s troubled dad Butch Baltierra has been sent to prison in Michigan on 3 June at 3:18 p.m. According to the police report, he was found guilty in March 2022 after being arrested in March 2020. He was driving a vehicle under the influence of alcohol and was charged with OUI (Operating Under the Influence). Oakland Count Sherriff’s Department said that there was no bail amount posted at the time.
The arrest in June 2022 marked his third OUI charge and will be staying in prison until his 60th birthday on 25 June. Back in April 2022, The Sun reported that Butch was arrested and charged with OUI, open container, and driving with license suspended in Michigan on March 4, 2020. He accepted a plea deal in the case and accepted being guilty of the charges.
However, the driving with the suspended license and open container charges were dismissed. The Sun also obtained a court paper that stated that Butch “must undergo screening and assessment to determine if he will “benefit from rehabilitative services””. According to the report, the results revealed he had 0.041 grams per 100 millimeters of alcohol.
Butch posted a $5,000 personal bond. On November 10, 2021, he entered a plea of not guilty.
According to The Sun, he was expected to sentence on 4 May 2022. On 9 June 2020, police arrested Butch. They charged him hindering with the arrest and Butch pleaded guilty. He was ordered to pay fines and the case was closed in December 2020.
Butch is also a dad to a daughter named Amber.
He had appeared in earlier seasons of “Teen Mom” and has struggled to maintain his sobriety over the years. He disagreed with Tyler and Catelynn Baltierra’s decision to place their biological daughter for adoption.
Is Butch Baltierra Still Alive?
Yes, Butch Baltierra is still alive, according to the latest June 2022 report of Heavy.
Butch Baltierra Age
On 25 June 2022, Butch Baltierra turned 60 years old.
Butch Baltierra Job
Butch Baltierra had a job as a fence installer. He worked for St. Clair County Fencing Co, LLC. Tyler had also asked his father to help build a fence in their new home which he shared on the Teen Mom OG episode. “You know my dad will definitely build a pasture fence [for our new house],” he said. “Apparently, he destroyed my childhood … [but] I need a fence, that’s all I’m asking him now.”
According to Indeed.com, fence installer makes nearly $19.94 per hour in Michigan.
How Much Is Butch Baltierra Net Worth?
Butch Baltierra’s net worth is under $150 thousand.
Butch Baltierra Girlfriend
In March 2022, Tyler appeared on Kailyn Lowry’s podcast and shared that his father was struggling. Tyler opened up that his father was in Texas with “some crazy chick” that he was dating. He added that when his father was using he was in a different mode that Tyler can barely deal with.
Butch confirmed that his father was likely using drugs because Butch’s girlfriend is rich. Because of Butch’s girlfriend, he has an endless supply. He continued, “They’re in a toxic — they ain’t in a good situation”.
Butch was in a relationship with Tyler’s mother Kimberly Forbes. However, the relationship failed in the end, and eventually, the two of them parted ways. On 31 May 2013, Kimberly married her man Bill.
Tyler wrote on his wife Catelynn’s blog, “My father, Butch, was never in my life at all. He and my mom never married; they just dated for a while. My mom left my dad because of his drug abuse when I was four months old”.
He continued, “My mom has always struggled financially with raising two children and has always worked two jobs to provide for my sister and me. My dad has always been a drug addict and has been in and out of prison my whole life. My mom on the other hand has not had any experiences with drugs and has always stayed completely sober my whole life”.
After that, Butch ignited a romance with his daughter-in-law Catelynn Lowell’s mother April. They shared their wedding vows in April 2009. They divorced four years later in 2013. April accused Butch of frequent domestic violence which supposedly became the prime reason for their marriage to end.
Is Butch Baltierra On Instagram?
Yes, Butch Baltierra is on Instagram. His IG account (@butchbaltierramtv) flaunts 32.8k followers which is private at the moment.
How Tall Is Butch Baltierra?
Butch Baltierra’s height measures above the height of 6 feet.
What Is Butch Baltierra Real Name?
The real name of Butch Baltierra is Darl Baltierra. He is the son of William Baltierra who died on 13 March 2007. His father graduated from New Haven High school in 1954 and retired from General Motors in 1989 where he worked as a job setter.
Butch has one brother William (wife Linda) Baltierra of Lenox and one sister Kimberly Baltierra of Utica. He lost his brother Dale Baltierra a while back. His paternal grandparents are the late Balasar and Augustina (Fermandro) Baltierra.
What Is Butch Baltierra Addicted To? Is He Clean Now?
Butch Baltierra is addicted to Alcohol. Police also arrested him for doing drugs like THC, amphetamine, and desmethyldiazepam. His daughter-in-law had also shared that he was smoking weed. There are no records of him signing up for rehab although it was the reason for the original plan for moving from Michigan to Texas.
According to Tyler’s March 2022 interview on the podcast, he was using drugs again.